MOSCOW — Russian warships are returning to the waters near Syria in a new demonstration of the Kremlin’s interest in the outcome of the crisis there. The Russian Defense Ministry
For the last year, the Russian government has tried to project an image of neutrality in the increasingly bloody conflict in Syria. Now, it may be sending a signal of support to its longtime ally, President Bashar al-Assad, by sending warships
The United States has quietly moved significant military reinforcements into the Persian ( Arabian) Gulf to deter the Iranian military from any possible attempt to shut the Strait of Hormuz and to increase the number of fighter jets capable of striking deep into Iran if the standoff over its nuclear program escalates.
Iranian Press TV reported that the two Iranian warships , the destroyer Shahid Qandi and supply vessel Kharg, had docked at the Syrian city of Tartus after crossing the Suez Canal According to press TV the ships plan to provide maritime training to Syria’s naval forces under an agreement signed
Iranian warships entered the Mediterranean after crossing the Suez Canal on Saturday to show Teheran’s ‘might’ to regional states, the navy commander said, at a time of simmering tensions with Israel.
Two Iranian warships that docked in a Syrian port last month will pass through the Suez Canal on their way to Iran on Thursday, a Lebanese security source said. The frigate Alvand and the supply ship Kharg ‘will arrive at Port Said in Egypt on Thursday morning and will move into the Red Sea,’ the […]
“The Suez Canal authorities does not usually deny passage to any commercial ships when they pass through the canal as long as
Two Iranian warships planned to sail through the Suez canal en route to Syria on Wednesday, Israel said, calling it a “provocation” by the Islamic Republic.