Iran wants a presence in front of the door of the arch-enemy USA. As of March war vessels will be deployed in the Atlantic ocean. Among the fleet Association, the two largest ships of the Iranian Navy.
Iran has announced the deployment of war ships in the Atlantic. "The Navy is pursuing the Plan for the stationing of the fleet Association, in the Atlantic ocean for several years, and now everything seems to be ready for the Start of the Mission," reported the military affiliated Fars news Agency.at the beginning of the Mission in March
The application was designed to be five months. This was the longest Mission of the Navy of the last ten years. Rear Admiral Turadsch Hassani-Moghadam had told the official Irna news Agency on Friday, the deployment will start at the beginning of the new Iranian year, the end of March begins.
fleet Association count of the new destroyer "Sahand" is from the Radar to places, and the military supply ship "Kharg". Both are ships of the largest Iranian and can carry a helicopter. According to Fars, the ships will be creating, probably in a friendly Latin American country like Venezuela.
The Iranian destroyer "Sahand" was on 1. December 2018 solemnly put into operation.tensions with the United States exacerbated
The Iranian Navy has in recent years broadened their area of operation gradually and suggested to waters near the U.S. coast ride, as American aircraft carriers were in the Persian Gulf.
Since the U.S. termination of the international nuclear agreement with Iran, have exacerbated the tensions between the two States. The US has placed sanctions against the Islamic Republic is back in force with the aim to bring the oil Exports of the country to a Standstill. Iran has threatened then to block the Strait of Hormuz at the exit of the Gulf, should be able to sell the Land no more Oil. By the sea close to a third of the world's shipped Oil is transported.Iran's naval exercises will begin in the Strait of Hormuz, 28.12.2018 Atlas |Iran |Tehran