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Khamenei names new chief for Iranian navy

Iran’s Supreme Leader appoints Adm. Shahram Irani as the new navy chief under the country’s army.

Khamenei names new chief for Iranian navy

Iranian navy vessel catches fire in Gulf of Oman

Fire breaks out in Iranian navy training vessel near the mouth of the Gulf, crew safely disembarks.

Iranian navy vessel catches fire in Gulf of Oman

Watch: Iranian ships swarm US Navy vessels

In the latest incident in the Persian Gulf, Iranian fast ships harassed US vessels for close to 3 hours, raising new security fears.

Watch: Iranian ships swarm US Navy vesselsplayer

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.

Dozens of Iranian military personnel killed in accident in Gulf

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

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

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.

Iranian navy to hold drill in Strait of Hormuz

Iran launches domestically made destroyer

Iran's navy launches the Sahand destroyer which can sustain voyages lasting five months without resupply.

Iran launches domestically made destroyer

Iran acquires two new submarines

Iranian media reports local navy acquired two new mini submarines designed for operations in shallow waters.

Iran acquires two new submarines

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.

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

Iran claims to have test fired missile

Iran claims it test fired submarine-launched cruise missile at naval drill in the Gulf.

Iran claims to have test fired missile

Iran begins naval drill near Strait of Hormuz

Iran's navy begins two-day drill amid tensions with the United States.

Iran begins naval drill near Strait of Hormuz

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.

Iranian Navy plans to deploy in Atlantic Ocean

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.

Iran announces naval deployment in Latin America

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.

Iran touts plans to expand its naval power

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.

Khamenei gives medals to captors of American sailors

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.

Iran says it spied on US aircraft carrier with drone

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".

Iran claims it will send warships to the Atlantic Ocean

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.

Iranian, Russian Warships Hold Joint 'War Games'

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.

Report: Iran Releases Seized Cargo Ship

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.

Iran Blows Up Mock US Aircraft Carrier in Exercises

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.

Iran Launches Major Naval Drill - Eyeing Yemen?

Iran Threatens to Destroy U.S. Navy

Iranian Navy can sink an American aircraft carrier “in less than a minute,” claims its commander.

Iran Threatens to Destroy U.S. Navy

Pentagon Not Concerned by Iran's Threats

The Pentagon has no information that Iranian are approaching the Atlantic, says Pentagon spokesman.

Pentagon Not Concerned by Iran'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.

Washington Plays Down Iranian Navy's Threats

Iran Sending Warships to US Maritime Borders

Move marks yet another escalation in Iran-US tensions, even as Rouhani 'charm offensive' continues.

Iran Sending Warships to US Maritime Borders