A tactical live-fire exercise entitled "Dawn-2023", which was carried out by units of the 12th Mechanized Infantry Division in Djelfa, supported by units of various forces and weapons, within the framework of the conclusion of the forces' preparation program for the year 2022-2023.
Algerian President Tebboune, who came to Turkey for a 2-day visit, will also hold talks on defense and security issues. Algeria, which has not made major defense exchanges with Turkey until now, has ordered 12 ANKA UAVs for the first time. Deliveries are expected to begin this year.
Algerian Army display a new domestic artillery system based on a 6x6 Mercedes-Benz Zetros chassis with a 122mm howitzer mounted at the rear of the chassis.
This new howitzer is equipped with a Chinese digital ballistic computer/fire control system (DFCS), and use the same 122mm gun as the Chinese CS/SH4 .