Qatar first Gulf country to get submarines and aircraft carriersChristian Fernsby ▼ | February 8, 2020
Qatar is preparing to be the first Gulf country to operate submarines and an aircraft carrier, as it seeks to enhance its military capabilities.
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Topics: Qatar Gulf submarine aircraft carrier
The magazine pointed out that the Qatari submarines: “Maybe part of a larger deal worth five billion euros with Italy, which was signed in 2017.”
This deal includes a large helicopter carrier, four warships, and two patrol boats. ■