20 Nations Boost Defense in Mideast Waterways, Says USIn a move to bolster military strength against Iran, 20 nations will stage an anti-mining exercise in Mideast waterways.
U.S. Navy Ship Fires at Boat in Persian GulfA U.S. military ship fired at a small boat in the Persian Gulf after it ignored repeated warnings to stop, killing one person.
Iran’s Supreme Leader to Decide on Blocking Straits of HormuzDecision to block the strategic Strait of Hormuz rests in the hands of the country’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, says official.
U.S. Naval 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.
Iran Confirms It Received US Warning Letter on HormuzOfficial news agency says letter from U.S. UN Ambassador reached Tehran. The missive warns closure of Hormuz Straits would be "red line."