Tag Archives: Persian Gulf

Iranian navy fires warning shots at cargo ship in international waters in Gulf

Iranian patrol craft departs area after vessels from UAE come to cargo ship’s aid

Iranian Revolutionary Guard forces fired warning shots at a Singapore-flagged commercial ship in the Gulf on Thursday, before vessels from the United Arab Emirates came to its aid, US officials said. Continue reading

US Navy Ship Fires Warning Shot at Armed Iranian Dhow in Volatile Persian Gulf

By Vasudevan Sridharan

An American navy vessel fired a warning shot towards an armedIranian fishing vessel during a brief encounter in the volatile Persian Gulf, said the US Coast Guard. Continue reading

MV Fired On, Strait of Hormuz

There has been a report of shots fired at a tanker today (March 30th) in the approach for the Strait of Hormuz.

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Iran’s Navy, Submarines and Pirates

Navy Commander: Iran to Unveil New Home-Made Submarine Soon

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran’s new home-made submarine, Fateh, will be unveiled in the next few months, Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said. Continue reading

Persian Gulf security requires regional cooperation: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has stressed the need for the establishment of security in the Persian Gulf region through collective efforts by all countries in the Middle East. Continue reading