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Iran’s navy seeks new base for waters resulting in Indian Ocean
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Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 10:22
By Newpaper24

On this file handout photograph made obtainable by the Iranian Military workplace on Dec 28, 2019, a view of warships throughout joint Iran-Russia-China naval drills within the Indian Ocean and the Gulf of Oman. (IRANIAN ARMY OFFICE / Newpaper24)

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps is searching for to determine a brand new everlasting base to extend safety within the Gulf of Oman and the entry to the Indian Ocean, in accordance with its prime admiral.

Waters round Iran have sporadically change into flashpoints because the US tightened its financial offensive on the Islamic Republic

The bottom would assist counter pirates and overseas vessels, and may very well be accomplished by the top of the Iranian calendar yr subsequent March, Alireza Tangsiri instructed Fars Information Company on Monday, with out elaborating on the deliberate location. 

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The Gulf of Oman is on the japanese finish of the Persian Gulf and flows into the Arabian Sea.

Waters round Iran have sporadically change into flashpoints because the US tightened its financial offensive on the Islamic Republic.

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In April, Guard Corps gunboats approached American ships at shut vary, prompting President Donald Trump to order the US Navy to open fireplace in any repeat confrontation. Iran, Russia and China late final yr held joint naval drills within the Gulf of Oman and northern Indian Ocean.

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