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Dozens of Iranian military personnel killed in accident in Gulf

Dozens of Iranian military personnel killed in accident in Gulf

Iranian frigate mistakenly fires on another Iranian vessel in the Gulf of Oman during naval exercises.Elad Benari, 11/05/2020 04:24
Mr. President, no deals with Iran, only regime change

Mr. President, no deals with Iran, only regime change

The provisions of the agreement negotiated by former Secretary of State John Kerry and his team of sycophants make Neville Chamberlain’s “peace in our time” negotiations with Hitler look like a stroke of genius. Amil Imani, 14/05/2019 07:11
Iranian navy to hold drill in Strait of Hormuz

Iranian navy to hold drill in Strait of Hormuz

Iran's navy announces annual three-day drill in strategic Strait of Hormuz amid continuing tensions following reimposition of US sanctions.Elad Benari, 22/02/2019 06:09
Iran launches domestically made destroyer

Iran launches domestically made destroyer

Iran's navy launches the Sahand destroyer which can sustain voyages lasting five months without resupply.Elad Benari, 02/12/2018 05:22
Iran acquires two new submarines

Iran acquires two new submarines

Iranian media reports local navy acquired two new mini submarines designed for operations in shallow waters.Elad Benari, 30/11/2018 05:04
U.S. army: Iran has stopped its provocations in the Gulf

U.S. army: Iran has stopped its provocations in the Gulf

U.S. military official Iranian navy has deliberately halted provocations of U.S. Navy ships in the Persian Gulf.Elad Benari, 16/03/2018 05:15
Iran claims to have test fired missile

Iran claims to have test fired missile

Iran claims it test fired submarine-launched cruise missile at naval drill in the Gulf.Elad Benari, 28/02/2017 06:14
Iran begins naval drill near Strait of Hormuz

Iran begins naval drill near Strait of Hormuz

Iran's navy begins two-day drill amid tensions with the United States.Ben Ariel, 27/02/2017 06:13
Iranian Navy plans to deploy in Atlantic Ocean

Iranian Navy plans to deploy in Atlantic Ocean

Iran's Navy Commander says Iranian presence in Atlantic in on the navy's agenda this year.Hillel Fendel, 19/06/2016 23:45
Iran announces naval deployment in Latin America

Iran announces naval deployment in Latin America

Iranian Army Commander says Tehran plans to send warships and destroyers to Latin America, to work with anti-US states.Ari Yashar, 03/04/2016 13:09
Iran touts plans to expand its naval power

Iran touts plans to expand its naval power

Day after Kerry warns Iran over ballistic missile breach, Iran rolls out new speedboats, announces plans for 80 knot per hour missile boat.Ari Yashar, 10/03/2016 18:11
Khamenei gives medals to captors of U.S. sailors

Khamenei gives medals to captors of U.S. sailors

Iran’s Supreme Leader honors "courageous" Iranian commanders who briefly detained 10 American soldiers last month.Ben Ariel, 01/02/2016 05:15
Iran says it spied on US aircraft carrier

Iran says it spied on US aircraft carrier

Iranian state TV claims surveillance drone flew over American vessel and photographed it, with light submarine also taking part.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/01/2016 12:32
Iran claims it will send warships to Atlantic

Iran claims it will send warships to Atlantic

Iranian Navy commander claims the country will send a fleet of warships to the Atlantic Ocean to show its "prowess".Ben Ariel, 30/10/2015 05:12
Iranian, Russian Warships Hold Joint 'War Games'

Iranian, Russian Warships Hold Joint 'War Games'

Iranian destroyer and missile ships join visiting Russian warships for drills in Iranian waters, highlighting key military partnership.Ari Yashar, 12/08/2015 08:13
Report: Iran Releases Seized Cargo Ship

Report: Iran Releases Seized Cargo Ship

Iranian state media cites 'informed source' as saying MV Maersk Tigris released by port authorities; unclear if hefty fine was paid.Ari Soffer, 07/05/2015 10:46
Iran Blows Up Mock US Aircraft Carrier in Exercise

Iran Blows Up Mock US Aircraft Carrier in Exercise

Iranian forces conducting military exercises in the Strait of Hormuz, blew up a mock US aircraft carrier.Yaakov Levi, 26/02/2015 10:29
Iran Launches Major Naval Drill - Eyeing Yemen?

Iran Launches Major Naval Drill - Eyeing Yemen?

Iran holds massive military drill including farthest reaching naval exercises, in likely gesture for allied Houthis conquering Yemen.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 26/12/2014 13:52
Iran Threatens to Destroy U.S. Navy

Iran Threatens to Destroy U.S. Navy

Iranian Navy can sink an American aircraft carrier “in less than a minute,” claims its commander.Elad Benari and Dalit Halevi, 07/05/2014 02:15
Pentagon Not Concerned by Iran's Threats

Pentagon Not Concerned by Iran's Threats

The Pentagon has no information that Iranian are approaching the Atlantic, says Pentagon spokesman.Elad Benari, 11/02/2014 02:45
Washington Plays Down Iranian Navy's Threats

Washington Plays Down Iranian Navy's Threats

U.S. defense official casts doubt on Iranian claims that ships were approaching American maritime borders.Elad Benari, 09/02/2014 05:44
Iran Sending Warships to US Maritime Borders

Iran Sending Warships to US Maritime Borders

Move marks yet another escalation in Iran-US tensions, even as Rouhani 'charm offensive' continues.Ari Soffer, 08/02/2014 20:04