Um, someone needs to tell the social media guy at the U.S. embassy in Cairo that the MRAP — short for “Mine Resistant Ambush Protected” is not a “tank.” It’s an armored personnel carrier specifically designed to protect soldiers from IEDs and mines:

The MRAPs were given free to Egypt as part of the “U.S. Department of Defense’s Excess Defense Articles grant program.

Here’s a screenshot for when it’s deleted:



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