Iran and the U.S. aircraft carrier fleet sailed high-profile face to face (Figure)
Iranian Navy destroyer
According to Iran’s Press TV reported on 23 January, the Iranian navy will deploy destroyers Red Sea and the Mediterranean.
deputy commander of the Iranian Navy, said, “There are 2-4 ships in the task, of which 1-2 are combat ships, and the rest is logistics support ship.” He stressed that Iran’s warships are now Peter Strait, Gulf of Aden and the body means that its “regional influence to expand.”
Iran’s Press TV reported that the fight against Somali pirates, the Iranian Navy from 2008 to send warships in the Persian Gulf on patrol to protect traffic in the waters between Iran and foreign oil tankers. Allegedly, including two destroyers, including the Iranian navy have been deployed in the Tenth Fleet Gulf of Aden.
According to Israel, “Dai Boka” intelligence network January 23 reported speculation that Iran has sent a fleet including a self-destroyer. The fleet bound for the Red Sea, the Mediterranean via the Suez Canal to reach the process to perform “intelligence-gathering mission.”
the report that long ago, the U.S. Navy sent a “corporate” aircraft carrier battle groups to the Mediterranean, the Arabian Sea is aimed at Iran. And Iran sent the fleet, it is the United States’ rapid response. ”
Israeli defense analysts inferred that, in order to support the deployment of the fleet in the Mediterranean and Red Sea, Iran may also send a number of mini-submarines and amphibious ships, the equipment will make the United States, Israel and other countries of the naval commander “headache.”