Saya in the first day of the exercise stress
TEHRAN, January 1 (Reporter Du Yuan Jiang Heguang sea) Iranian navy commander Habibullah saya that in 1 , 2, the Iranian navy in the code-named
Iran’s Press TV quoted saya in the words of the day , Iran 2 will test different types of homemade missiles , including the ship , and shoulder-fired ground -to-ship missiles .
Seyyed Mahmoud Moussavi, the Iranian navy ‘s deputy commander , said 1 , the day of the Iranian Navy in the
Iran ‘ guard 90 Iran’s navy in the waters of southern Iraq last month, 24 days before the 10-day large-scale military exercises in the Strait of Hormuz from the beginning , east across the Gulf of Oman , Gulf of Aden and the Indian Ocean up to the northern seas , the exercise of more than 2,000 across the region km.
Saya in the first day of the exercise stress , exercise does not cover the blockade of the Strait of Hormuz , the main purpose of the exercise is to demonstrate the strength of the Iranian armed forces and defense capability in the high seas .
Strait of Hormuz connecting the Persian Gulf in southern Iran and the Gulf of Oman shipping hub, nearly 40 percent of the world’s oil and natural gas, which exports a significant number of the world, the global oil supply has a strategic impact .