Retrieved 2 October The defector, known by the alias "Ahn Cheol-nam", stated that the captain, co-captain, engineer, and boatswain of the mini-sub which sank Cheonan had been awarded " Hero of the DPRK " in October A Sang-O aground in South Korean waters. A number of modern midget submarines have also been built for submarine rescue. Views Read Edit View history. Ship classes of the Iranian Navy.
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But as Stephenson points out, the details are sketchy. This article contains too-lengthy quotations for an encyclopedic entry. As Stephenson notes, "North Korea developed the Yugo submarine from plans that they procured from Yugoslavia in North Korea shows off its weapons technology.
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Bermudez 8 February North Korea has constructed and is operating up to hovercraft, each one capable of transporting a special forces platoon and operating freely in difficult terrain such as tidal flats, and able to be used for multiple landings by special forces troops at the onset of any war. A North Korean soldier stands guard in front of a military vehicle carrying what is believed to be a Taepodong-class missile during a military parade to mark the th birthday of the country's founder Kim Il Sung in Pyongyang on April 15, As Stephenson notes, "North Korea developed the Yugo submarine from plans that they procured from Yugoslavia in It should not have come as a surprise that Japan's strategy for the attack included sending five midget submarines as an advance force.