Ukraine

How Ukraine is using an unusual anti-tank mine to attack Russian armour

The 'PARM 2' is an 'off route' directional mine that can hit enemy vehicles up to 100 metres away.

Ukrainian forces are using an unusual anti-tank mine to target Russian armour.

The DM22 Panzerabwehrrichtmine 2, or PARM 2, is an 'off route' directional mine that can hit enemy vehicles up to 100 metres away. 

The mine consists of a warhead and a firing system mounted on a tripod. 

Germany has reportedly supplied Ukraine with 1,600 PARM 2s.