A fleet of Iranian warships arrived near the southern coast of Yemen on Wednesday in a move likely to add greater tension in a developing U.S.-Iranian standoff in the region, according Iranian military leaders. Just days after the United States announced ...
Iran's state-run Press TV reports Thursday that two Iranian warships were still en route to the Suez Canal, despite Israel expressing concern over their passage. Iranian officials told state TV that they informed Cairo to secure the passage of the warships.
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The recent announcement by Iran that they intend to deploy warships to the United States maritime border may be “much ado about nothing.” An Iranian admiral stated that ships from Iran’s military fleet had begun a voyage to the U.S. maritime zone and ...
WASHINGTON – National security experts have expressed alarm over the announcement by Iran that it will position its warships off the coast of the United States, from where they could launch a nuclear warhead to explode at high altitude to create an ...
CAIRO - Iranian officials on Tuesday hailed the passage of two warships through Egypt's Suez Canal as a milestone in Iran's effort to play a greater role in maritime affairs. Israeli officials called it a worrisome provocation at a time of upheaval and ...
In January, Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, in a meeting with the staff of the Islamic Republic News Agency, declared: "The day will come that seven billion people around the world are speaking Persian." Sending warships into the …
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TEHRAN – Two Iranian warships set sail Tuesday for the Atlantic Ocean on their navy's first-ever mission there, state TV reported. The voyage comes amid an ongoing push by Iran to demonstrate the ability to project power across the Middle East and beyond.
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Iran aims to put its warships in international waters off the coast of the United States “in the next few years,” the head of the Iranian navy, Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said on Tuesday. US warships in the Persian Gulf The official statement ...
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Warships, aircraft carriers, minesweepers and submarines from 25 nations are converging on the strategically important Strait of Hormuz in an unprecedented show of force as Israel and Iran move towards the brink of war. Western leaders are convinced that ...
The recent announcement by Iran that they intend to deploy warships to the United States maritime border may be “much ado about nothing.” An Iranian admiral stated that ships from Iran’s military fleet had begun a voyage to the U.S. maritime zone and ...