With grey camo, black boots, black helmets, black bullet-proof vests, and motorcycles.
These guys look tough.#4) Ecuadorian National Police (brown uniforms)I don’t know why some of the national police go without the tough looking camouflage, but these guys always look pretty darn tough.#5) Tourist Police Don’t let the neon yellow vests fool you.
On top of their shirts would have been the collarless, long-sleeved waistcoat.
Its color depended upon which unit the soldier was part of.
They spoke on the condition of anonymity because the government had not yet released figures.
An official in Washington had initially put the toll at more than 50 killed and wounded.
As many as 140 Afghan soldiers were killed by Taliban insurgents disguised in army uniforms in what could be the deadliest attack ever on a military base in the country.
Officials in the northern city of Mazar-i-Sharif said the death toll from Friday’s raid was likely to be even higher with many others wounded.
The Seven Years War (1754-1763) was a real geopolitical game-changer because the end of the conflict saw the complete restructuring of the North American map.
France ceded all of its North American possessions to Great Britain in exchange for the islands of Saint-Pierre and Miquelon.
to this trope, or dealing with cases where the uniforms are purely for showing off wealth rather than conveying a kind of aristocratic dignity.
Historically many successful mercenaries have tended to dress in elaborate and expensive ways, given that this was one of the few reliable status symbols they could spend their money on, and such get-ups are much more likely to be regarded as tacky and unsophisticated.
On the other hand, the serious soldiers are more practical and drably dressed, and certainly regard looking splendid as a much lower priority.