Infantry Drills

E-39: Firepower Disadvantages

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E-39. The ICV loses some of the ammunition effects that tanks and BFV can provide the Infantry Soldier. For this reason the ICV can suppress light-skinned vehicles, bunkers, buildings, and enemy Infantry, but is not as effective as a BFV or tank against enemy lightarmored or armored vehicles.

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