Rebels did manage on Saturday to capture the main air defence building in Albu Kamal on the Iraqi border, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said, adding that reports suggested they had seized ground-to-air missiles.
What does GAM stand for?
GAM stands for Ground-to-Air Missile
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- Goodwill Association of Michigan
- GPS (Global Positioning System)-Aided Munition
- Gram Atomic Mass
- Graphic Access Method
- Graphical Asset Management (Sandl)
- Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum
- Gravity Assist Manoeuvres (orbiting a planet)
- Great American Market
- Great Aya and Miki (Japanese band)
- Groupe Archéologique de Mouriès (French: Mouriès Archaeological Group)
- Groupe Archéologique du Mesmontois (French: Archaeological Group of Mesmontois)
- Groupe d'Action Municipale (French: Municipal Action Group)
- Groupe d'Animation Musicale (French: Animation Music Group)
- Groupe pour l'Avancement de la Microchirurgie (French: Group for Advancement of Microsurgery)
- Groupement Arras Montreuil (French disability association)
- Groupement d'Artisans pour l'Achat de Matériaux (French: Group of Artisans for the Purchase of Materials)
- Grupo Azucarero Mexico
- Grupo de Apoyo Mutuo (Spanish: Mutual Support Group; Guatemala)
- Grupo de Ayuda Mutua (Spanish: Mutual Support Group, Guatemala)
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In other developments, video footage posted online showed opposition fighters in the east capturing Cobra ground-to-air missiles in a military air base in the Abu Kamal region, near the Iraqi-Syrian border.
There will be 3500 soldiers, all equipped to carry automatic weapons, as well as having access to several ground-to-air missiles.
Britain will have 13,500 troops on duty for the 2012 London Olympics and deploy two navy ships, warplanes and ground-to-air missiles to safeguard the Games, the defence minister announced Thursday.
3 BRITAIN considering using ground-to-air missiles during the Olympics.
South Korea's indigenous Chunma missile, a guided ground-to-air missile, may respond to IL-28 bombers.
It also deployed ground-to-air missiles to a region north of the South's northernmost island of Baengyeong, according to the report.
In 2008 it was reported that China has shipped its latest-version FN-6 portable ground-to-air missiles to Sudan.