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OOC: This is so RP doesn't become excrutiatingly boring and useless, RPing the same country in both CNRP Standard and R. This won't become a habit, and I discourage it becoming a trend.

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Burma

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Government Type: Military Dictatorship

Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council: Sr. General Minh Kong

Vice Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council: Vice Sr. General Sao Thet

Capital City: Naypyidaw

Official Languages: Burmese

Recognized Languages: Jingpho, Kayah, Karen, Chin, Mon, Rakhine, Shan, Mandarin

Major Religions [None Governent Sanctioned]: Theravada Buddhism

Population: 55,390,000

Currency: Kyat

GDP: $430,440,000,000

Area: 261,227 sq mi

Major Industries:

Leading Companies [Leader in each industry, respectively]- Burmah Oil, Mekong Arms Company, Agri United

Demonym: Burmese

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Standard Infantry Rifles:

The unique conditions of the Burmese landscape and urban jungles have brought about a curious development in the area of the standard infantry rifle. The need for both a powerful, high caliber rifle and the need for an accurate, long range rifle are both present. Therefore, there is a healthy split in the military. On average, half a squad will use M4 Carbines and the other will use AK-103's.

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M4 Carbine

Notable Features: Selective firing between Safety-Semi-Automatic-and 3-Round Burst/ Telescoping Stock

Weight: 5.9 lb (2.7 kg) empty/ 6.9 lb (3.1 kg) with 30 rounds

Length: 33 in (838 mm) (stock extended)/ 29.8 in (757 mm) (stock retracted)

Barrel length: 14.5 in (368 mm)

Cartridge: 5.56x45mm

Action: Gas-operated, rotating bolt

Rate of fire: 700–950 round/min cyclic

Muzzle velocity: 2,900 ft/s (884 m/s)

Feed system: 30 round box magazine or other STANAG Magazines.

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AK-103

Notable Features: Folding Stock, Fully Automatic Firing Option

Weight: 3.4 kg (7.5 lb)

Length: 943 mm (37.1 in) stock extended / 700 mm (27.6 in) stock folded

Barrel length: 415 mm (16.3 in)

Cartridge: 7.62x39mm

Action: Gas operated, rotating bolt

Rate of fire: 600-650 rounds/min

Muzzle velocity: 750 m/s (2,461 ft/s)

Effective range: 500 m

Feed system: 30-round detachable box magazine

Sights: Rear notch on sliding scale and front post

Main Battle Tank:

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M1A1 Abrams

Weight: 67.6 short tons (61.4 metric tons)

Length Gun forward: 32.04 ft (9.77 m)

Hull length: 26.02 ft (7.93 m)

Width: 12 ft (3.66 m)

Height: 8 ft (2.44 m)

Crew: 4 (commander, gunner, loader, driver)

Armor: Chobham, RHA, steel encased depleted uranium mesh plating

Primary armament: 105 mm M68 rifled cannon (M1)

120 mm M256 smoothbore cannon (M1A1, M1A2, M1A2SEP)

Secondary armament: 1 x .50-caliber (12.7 mm) M2HB heavy machine gun

2 x M240 7.62 mm machine guns (1 pintle-mounted, 1 coaxial)

Engine: Honeywell AGT1500C multi-fuel turbine engine, 1500 hp (1119 kW)

Power/weight: 24.5 hp/metric ton

Transmission: Allison DDA X-1100-3B

Suspension: Torsion bar

Ground clearance: 0.48 m (M1, M1A1)

Operational range: 289 mi (465.29 km)

With NBC system: 279 mi (449.19 km)

Speed Road: 42 mph (67.7 km/h)

Off-road: 30 mph (48.3 km/h)

Standard APC/Infantry Fighting Vehicle

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BTR-90

Weight 20.9 tonnes

Length 7.64 m

Width 3.20 m

Height 2.98 m

Crew 3 (+7 passengers)

Armor: classified

Primary armament: 30mm Shipunov 2A42 cannon (500 rounds)

Secondary armament: 7.62mm PKT machine gun (2000 rounds), AT-5 Spandrel ATGM

1 30 mm automatic grenade launcher (400 rounds).

Engine: turbocharged diesel, 510 hp (380 kW)

Power/weight: 24 hp/tonne

Suspension: wheeled 8×8

Operational range: 800 km

Speed: 100 km/h, swim 9 km/h

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Main Fighter

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F-15E Strike Eagle

[40 Squadrons/480 Planes]

Heavy Bomber

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Tupolev Tu-160

[8 Squadrons/96 Planes]

Stealth Bomber

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F-117 Nighthawk

[2 Squadrons/24 Planes]

Military Transport Craft

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C-130 Hercules

[900 Planes]

Military Transport Helicopter

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Mil Mi-8

[1,200]

Attack Helicopter

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AH-64 Apache

[450]

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History of the Contemporary Burmese State

Contemporary Burma gained its Independence from the British Raj [and by extension, the British Empire] on January 4, 1948. The state that was established contained all current holdings of modern Burma, and was called the Union of Burma.

During British rule, Burma was the wealthiest province of the Raj, a generous advantage to them being Burmah Oil. The Union of Burma was able to gain control of Burmah Oil after independence and had a bright future. However, widespread corruption gripped the nation as economic laws were too lax, as were immigration and border laws.

With poverty widespread, the entire senior staff of the military conspired against the Union of Burma government and organized a very successful military coup in 1994. The new state that was formed was simply called Burma, with no honorifics or formal names. Once the new Junta established a working government, they quickly organized the signing of new economic and immigration laws that put a strangehold over corruption in the nation.

The new government was able to pull the economy out and re-establish Burmah Oil as a major company. Wealth poured in, and unemployment and poverty levels fell rapidly. Now the nation stands as a fledging and developing country, with much improved technology and infrastructure.

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