the Pentagon did not give permission for the use of tanks in a military parade in Washington. It is reported Assosiated Press.
In the explanatory Memorandum of the military Department notes that the streets of the us capital will take only “wheeled vehicles”, the tanks will inflict too much damage to infrastructure. The Pentagon has consented to the use of U.S. air force aircraft at the end of the parade.
the Parade will be on veterans Day 11 Nov. It is planned that military equipment will be from the White house to the Capitol.
the documents do not specify the costs of the event. However, according to Assosiated Press, earlier, the White house estimated that the parade will require from 10 to 30 million dollars of taxpayers ‘ money.