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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 15.02.07 | 02:34 (IST)

    "how do you know what kind of boat it was and how do you know how "quiet" that boat is?" - adam I was quite concerned when the Russians sold three Kilo boats to Iran over a decade ago. The Project 636 and 636M (NATO name Kilo) boats are acknowledged as amongst the most quiet of all submarines by all authorities. Sufficient numbers of navies, including those with close relations to NATO have these boats. I don't think that there is any question that their capabilities are well known. The Kilo class was the ultimate expression of the diesel-electric boat built by the Soviet Union. "are you an expert in naval warfare?" - adam I am not, but I am informed. "As for your laughable comment regarding how well the iranians did in the iran-iraq war" - adam The world was against them. Kuwait, Saudi and the US supplied money, the US, France and USSR supplied arms. The US and USSR supplied chemical weapons to Iraq. Despite that, Iran won. I guess you didn't notice.

    from the article: Iran Revolutionary Guards: Unit engraved emblem on U.S. ship
    First published 00:00 14.02.07 | Last updated 00:00 14.02.07
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