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  Iyar 27, 5770 , 11/05/10

Iran: New Missiles Can Sink US Warships

Iran on Tuesday night said it had fired several Fajr 5 missiles during its war games in the Strait of Hormuz, capable of sinking American warships. The missiles have not been tested before, and Iranian Army spokesperson said. Thanks to the missiles, "Islamic Iran has the ability to sink the United States' warships in the Persian Gulf, and this will be a simple task in view of Iran's advanced military weapons," Seyed Ahmad Avaei, a member of the parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission, said.

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