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IRGC tests anti-ship ballistic missile

Wednesday, 4 July 2012

The IRGC Public Relations Office announced that in the last phase of the Great Prophet 7 war games, IRGC units fired several Khalij-e Fars (Persian Gulf) naval missiles (anti-ship missile designed to destroy targets at sea) at naval targets. The IRGC also bombed specified targets with fighter jets and UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). According to Fars News Agency, Khalij-e Fars carries a 650-kilogram warhead, is immune to interception and features high-precision systems.

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  • Published: 179 days ago on Wednesday, 4 July 2012
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: July 4, 2012 @ 2:42 pm
  • Filed Under: Military
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    • http://www.farsnews.com/newstext.php?nn=13910414000475

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