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PREMIUM: Malaysia admits fast interceptors into navy

27th April 2021 - 22:37 GMT | by Dzirhan Mahadzir in Kuala Lumpur


The six new fast interceptor craft at their handover ceremony. (RMN)

Malaysia's navy receives new domestically built high-speed boats, with the promise of more on the way.

The Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) formally took delivery of six fast interceptor craft at RMN Lumut Naval Base on 26 April. 

At the event, Defence Minister Ismail Sabri stated that the government plans to acquire another 13 similar craft in a further tender.

The minister said the six craft ...

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