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Qatar first Gulf country to get submarines and aircraft carriers

Christian 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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Defense in the Middle East   Qatar navy
U.S. magazine Forbes stated that Qatar: “Will become the first Gulf country to operate submarines and an aircraft carrier after it signed a deal worth five billion Euros with the Italian giant defence company Fincantieri to build advanced warships and submarines, and to establish an offshore naval base.”

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.


 

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