Thailand Seeks Harpoon Missiles For Frigate

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KUALA LUMPUR—Thailand wants to purchase Boeing RGM-84L Harpoon anti-ship missiles for a frigate nearing completion in South Korea. The request has been OK’d by the U.S. State Department and now awaits congressional approval. Requests for more U.S. weapons for the ship are likely. In an Aug. 10...
Marhalim Abas

Marhalim Abas, based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, covers Southeast Asian defense. He has worked as a journalist specializing in Southeast Asia defense and security since 1994, initially with the New Straits Times newspaper.

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