Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri says Iran’s powerful presence in the Persian Gulf region has prevented foreign aircraft carriers from maintaining a foothold in the strategic region.
The Islamic Republic of Iran has made major progress in manufacturing military hardware and equipment. The modern and well-equipped Naval Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran are the guarantors of security in the region.
The presence of foreign naval forces in the Persian Gulf and the Strait of Hormuz has diminished remarkably with the Iranian military units projecting power across the region, the Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces said.
US military’s top policy official has attempted to woe Persian Gulf Arab kingdoms against Russia and Iran, insisting that they should be cutting ties with Moscow over its growing military ties with the Islamic Republic.
The commander of United States Central Command (CENTCOM) says a US-led task force will deploy over 100 unmanned vessels in the Persian Gulf region's strategic waters, in spite of stern warnings from Tehran against such deployments.
A high-ranking Iranian Judiciary official says the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has confiscated a foreign tanker ship carrying millions of liters of smuggled fuel in the Persian Gulf waters and arrested all crew members.
American and British naval forces have carried out military and reconnaissance drills in the Persian Gulf involving Saildrone Explorer unmanned vessels, the US Navy’s Fifth Fleet has announced.
Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri warns that the Islamic Republic will not stand any change in regional borders, urging neighboring Azerbaijan and Armenia to settle their border dispute peacefully.
Foreign Ministry spokesman says the country will forever have full sovereignty over the three Persian Gulf islands of Bu Musa, the Greater and Lesser Tunbs.
Iran has condemned the Arab League for repeating a set of “worthless” accusations against the Islamic Republic, calling the Cairo-based organization to shift focus onto the Israeli regime’s atrocities against Palestinians instead.