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U.S. Navy Ship Fires at Boat in Persian Gulf

A U.S. military ship fired at a small boat in the Persian Gulf after it ignored repeated warnings to stop, killing one person.Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/17/2012, 8:35 AM

Iran's Top Leader to Decide on Blocking Hormuz

Decision to block the strategic Strait of Hormuz rests in the hands of the country’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, says official.Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/15/2012, 4:48 PM

Commander Warns Against Iran's 'Suicide Ships'

Vice Admiral Mark I. Fox warns Iran may plant “suicide ships” along the Straits of Hormuz to use against U.S. forces.Elad Benari, 2/13/2012, 5:46 AM

Iran Confirms It Received US Warning

Official news agency says letter from U.S. UN Ambassador reached Tehran. The missive warns closure of Hormuz Straits would be "red line."Gil Ronen, 1/15/2012, 8:29 PM