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Vice Premier Ilya Klebanov: Raising Of Kursk Submarine Was A Unique Operation

Answering RIA Novosti's question on Tuesday, Russian Vice Premier Ilya Klebanov said he "admired" the professional qualities of the crew that had raised the nuclear submarine Kursk and drydocked it at Roslyakovo. According to the vice premier, the technologies Russian and foreign experts developed for the raising operation were "worth it." "It was a unique operation, and a very well thought-out one too," stressed Klebanov.