TITLE

Iran using exercises with Gulf states to send the U.S. a message

PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Geo-Strategy Direct;4/11/2012, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the report of the Institute for the Study of War entitled "Iran's Two Navies: A Maturing Strategy" on the joint naval exercise by Iran, Oman and Qatar. According to the study, the naval exercise intends communicate to the U.S. and other allied navies that Iran can dominate the navies in the Gulf. It adds that during the joint naval exercise, an Iranian vessel of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) fired A Mehrab missile to the Strait of Hormuz.
ACCESSION #
92615148

 

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