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Iran Building Submarine of its Own Design

Iran's Defense Ministry is building a new domesticly-designed submarine, according to a deputy navy commander cited over the weekend by the Fars news agency.

The 600-ton vessel will be equipped with sonar and torpedoes. It is designed to operate 200 meters below the surface for five weeks.

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