strait of hormuz

Iranian sailors in Strait of Hormuz

US military accuses Iranian forces of boarding Liberian-flagged ship

The US military's Central Command released a grainy black-and-white video on Twitter showing a helicopter near a large ship.

By REUTERS
13/08/2020

Iran uses new satellite to track war games in Strait of Hormuz

Based in the Hormozgan Province, the various air and naval units converged to show off Iran’s usual menagerie of weapons.

Iran’s bizarre, giant fake US aircraft carrier towed to Straits of Hormuz

The fake carrier will be at sea as US Rear Admiral Jim Kirk’s USS Nimitz arrives at the 5th Fleet's area of operations.

An Iranian cleric walks in front of the Shrine of Fatima Masumeh in Qom

Europeans Look to More Local Approach to Containing Iran

Analysts argue that because Europe is unable to make up for a leadership vacuum left by the US leaving the JCPOA, its strategy should focus more on Arab countries.

By TARA KAVALER/THE MEDIA LINE
24/05/2020

In warning to Iran, US tells Gulf mariners to stay clear of its warships

In an alert that appeared aimed squarely at Iran, the US Navy issued a warning on Tuesday to mariners in the Gulf to stay 100 meters (yards) away from US warships.

By REUTERS
20/05/2020

19 Iranians killed, 15 injured after Navy vessel hit by friendly fire

The Iranian military stressed that the incident was being investigated by "expert teams" and that "any speculation" about the incident should be avoided.

11/05/2020

Oman sees the biggest Gulf clash risk in Strait of Hormuz

The waterway between Iran and Oman - 33 km (21 miles) wide at its narrowest point - is the conduit for some 30% of all crude and other oil liquids traded by sea.

By REUTERS
16/02/2020

Iranian tanker photographed off Syrian port Tartus: U.S. satellite firm

The blacklisted tanker, which is loaded with Iranian crude oil, sent the last signal giving its position between Cyprus and Syria sailing north at 15:53 GMT on Monday, Refinitiv data showed.

By REUTERS
07/09/2019
A joint drill between the IDF’s elite Shayetet 13 navy commandos and US Army Special Forces

IDF's Shayetet 13, US Special Forces complete joint exercise - watch

Noble Rose simulated various scenarios where troops took over a hijacked vessel and extract troops from enemy territory.

Iranian Navy ships on a training exercise

Iran Navy Chief: Zionist presence in Persian Gulf may trigger war

Tangsiri also warned that, "The US and the UK should take the responsibility for the presence of the Zionist Regime in Persian Gulf waters."

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