Report: Iran set to unveil new submarine

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August 18, 2013 15:09

 
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The Iranian Navy commander on Sunday said that his forces are likely to unveil a new advanced submarine, named the Fateh (Conqueror) in the upcoming ’Velayat 92’ naval wargames, Tasnim news agency reported.

"The Velayat 92 wargames will be held ... in the second half of the current (Iranian) year (September 23, 2013 - March 21, 2014)," Tasnim quoted Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari as saying.

According to Tasnim, Fateh will equip the Iranian Navy with the "full range of light, medium and heavy submarines."

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