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Ukraine navy to deploy Dolphins
with guns on their heads

Register [London, UK], by Lewis Page

Original Article

Posted By:Photoonist, 10/16/2012 6:24:14 PM

The Ukrainian navy is to deploy specially trained dolphins equipped with "pistols fixed to their heads" against possible enemy frogmen, according to reports. Russian newswire RIA Novosti broke the news last week, reporting from the naval base of Sevastopol on the Black Sea. This was formerly home to the Soviet Black Sea Fleet, which was acrimoniously divvied up between Russia and the new Ukrainian government on the fall of the Soviet Union. (Snip) RIA Novosti tells us: The killer-dolphins will be trained to attack enemy combat swimmers using special knives or pistols fixed to their heads Several exercises have reportedly

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They are not talking about a regular pistol of course because the sound and shock wave would make it unlikely any dolphin would or could do a repeat performance.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: pedro4, 10/16/2012 6:28:24 PM     (No. 8938143)

"Are those frickin' sharks with laser beams on their head?"

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Reply 2 - Posted by: noddy, 10/16/2012 6:32:23 PM     (No. 8938152)

Did they volunteer? [tear]

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 10/16/2012 6:44:17 PM     (No. 8938171)

Good thing they aren't American or the "International" animal rights people would be all over them.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Theeo, 10/16/2012 6:45:17 PM     (No. 8938177)

Bring on the trained mermaids to entice and disarm.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Blackeagle, 10/16/2012 6:45:55 PM     (No. 8938179)

Sounds more like something the Polish Navy would do. Time for a compendium of Ukrainian jokes.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Douglas DC, 10/16/2012 6:51:25 PM     (No. 8938194)

No sure of the authenticity of this. BTW the
US Navy tried to get Dolphins to take regulators off of dummy divers, fine but they
would not do it on live ones..
Very smart critters....

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Reply 7 - Posted by: boliver, 10/16/2012 7:13:05 PM     (No. 8938229)

So now we have gun toting Dolphins safeguarding the seas, and Laser Cats securing the mainland. For some reason I picture Obama tenting his fingers together muttering, "Excellent. Excellent!" Its brilliant when a plan really comes together for ya.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: formerNYer, 10/16/2012 8:11:09 PM     (No. 8938371)

Gee, what could possible go wrong with this plan?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 10/16/2012 8:35:28 PM     (No. 8938432)

Just can't picture Double-O-Dolphins.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: redmom, 10/16/2012 8:40:14 PM     (No. 8938447)

#6- Read this. Some Dolphins are willing to find and attack divers under water.

http://sofrep.com/8496/the-us-navys-mk-6-attack-dolphins/

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Constitutional, 10/16/2012 8:40:18 PM     (No. 8938448)

In a related story, several Japanese tuna boat fishermen were mysteriously gunned down while hauling in their nets yesterday.

Police are floundering for leads.



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Reply 12 - Posted by: horacer, 10/16/2012 8:50:43 PM     (No. 8938475)

Sorry #1. We do have some ill-tempered sea bass.

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