Iran Seeking Military Interactions
Iran Seeking Military Interactions with Gulf of Aden Littoral States
TEHRAN (FNA)- Commander of the Iranian Navy’s 32nd flotilla of warships Captain Seyed Hossein Sharifinasab underlined that the Navy sends its warships to the Gulf of Aden and the Red Sea not just to protect Iranian cargo vessels, but to strengthen relations with the littoral states in those regions.
The Iranian Navy’s 32nd flotilla of warships left Bandar Abbas port, in Southern Iran, for the Gulf of Aden on Tuesday to protect the country’s cargo ships and oil tankers against pirates.
The flotilla, which is comprised of Jamaran destroyer and Bushehr helicopter-carrier warship, arrived in the Indian Ocean earlier today to conduct anti-piracy patrols in the high seas and Gulf of Aden.
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