Morocco could be the first buyer of Russian submarines Amur-1650


According to American newspaper the New Tribune, Morocco and Russia are close to concluding a deal to acquire the Russian-made Amur 1650 submarine.
The Amur 1650 is capable of carrying 18 missiles, torpedoes, or mines, and can be operated in any oceanic area, , at any weather, and in shallow and deep waters.
The kingdom is also planning to reinforce its four new frigate warships by acquiring helicopters with anti-submarine capabilities from Russia.
The same source added that Negotiations between the two countries have been postponed several times since the deal was proposed in 2013.
The deals with Russia have been suspended for financial reasons.


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