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Iranian admiral says ships will get point defence systems

15 February 2018

Iranian naval vessels will receive the Kamand point defence system before the end of the current Persian year on 20 March, Rear Admiral Ali Kaviani told reporters on 14 February.

The Kamand may use the 23 mm Asefeh rotary cannon. (Fars News Agency.)The Kamand may use the 23 mm Asefeh rotary cannon. (Fars News Agency.)

The Fars and Tasnim news agencies both cited the admiral as saying that the Kamand had now passed all tests and would protect Iranian vessels from low-altitude threats, including missiles.

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