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[..] Yes, Ukrainian soldiers now have as much experience of tank combat as anyone in the world, but they’ll still face a steep learning curve with whatever type or types of tanks the West provides. To start with, modern Western main battle tanks, tipping the scales at over 60 tons, are much bigger than the Soviet-derived designs, weighing 40 to 50 tons, that Ukraine has used for years. And that size difference is just the most visible manifestation of a fundamentally different design philosophy that requires different training, tactics, supply, and maintenance. [..]