Never Mess With a Country That Has Yak Cavalry

Meet China's yak troops

The photos are of China’s yak troops (you never thought you’d see those words together did you?) in Xinjiang, but I’ve learned Pakistan and India use the beasts as well:

 

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SFC Steven M Barry USA RET
SFC Steven M Barry USA RET
3 months ago

Given the terrain, makes sense.

Marko Marjanović
3 months ago

Indeed, it’s what the locals use, the army is just copying/learning from them.

Muriel Kuri
Muriel Kuri
3 months ago

Somehow I don’t think they’d do too well against tanks, bombs and all the other modern warfare available.

Pablo Rivera
Pablo Rivera
3 months ago
Reply to  Muriel Kuri

They can carry iglas and kornets at a reasonable price

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