Qatar has requested a possible US foreign military sale of Mk-V fast patrol boats from the US shipbuilder United States Marine Incorporated (USMI). The deal worth an estimated cost of USD124.02 million also include the supply of Rheinmetall Defence MLG 27 remote weapon stations, 12.7mm M2HB heavy machine guns, forward looking infrared systems, 27mm and 12.7mm ammunition, equipment, training, and support.

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) delivered the required certification notifying US Congress of this possible sale on August 19.

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