30 Dec '15, 11pm

Expert: Iran likely to seek more confrontations in 2016 with U.S. Navy

Expert: Iran likely to seek more confrontations in 2016 with U.S. Navy

“These actions were highly provocative, unsafe, and unprofessional and call into question Iran's commitment to the security of a waterway vital to international commerce,” Raines said in an email. “While most interactions between Iranian forces and the U.S. Navy are professional, safe, and routine, this event was not and runs contrary to efforts to ensure freedom of navigation and maritime safety in the global commons.”

Full article: http://www.navytimes.com/story/military/2015/12/30/iran-u...

Tweets

Navy 2016: Stress, Shortfalls, & The Spectrum

Navy 2016: Stress, Shortfalls, & The Spectrum

breakingdefense.com 30 Dec '15, 9am

This sustained stress will risk putting the Navy into a “death spiral ” in which ships, aircraft, and sailors don’t get en...

Iran denies it fired rockets near U.S. warships...

militarytimes.com 31 Dec '15, 11am

Iran denies it fired rockets near U.S. warships in Strait of Hormuz Iran has denied U.S. accusations of launching a provoc...

US accuses Iran of conducting missile test near...

stripes.com 30 Dec '15, 8am

Aircraft assigned to Carrier Air Wing 7 fly in formation over the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman Dec. 25, 2015. C. W...

Check out today's #USNavy headlines

navy.mil 05 Jan '16, 11pm

Shift Colors-Navy Retiree Newsletter Naval History & Heritage Command Affected Navy Family Assistance Navy / Marine Corps ...

#us #socom

#us #socom

stripes.com 06 Jan '16, 10am

Related CNO releases plan for Navy to stay ahead of rivals at sea, prepare for combat Re-examining fleet designs and devel...

#Iran accused of conducting rocket test near wa...

stripes.com 30 Dec '15, 3pm

Aircraft assigned to Carrier Air Wing 7 fly in formation over the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman Dec. 25, 2015. C. W...

#IRGC #Navy commander: #US #warships fearful of #Iran’s speed boats https://t.co/fmWuqrhxSs

#IRGC #Navy commander: #US #warships fearful of...

theiranproject.com 27 Dec '15, 1pm

TEHRAN (FNA)- Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy Rear Admiral Ali Fadavi said the US warships de...

Top U.S. general may seek more troops for Afghanistan

Top U.S. general may seek more troops for Afgha...

militarytimes.com 30 Dec '15, 12am

News from Afghanistan in 2015, when American troops ended their daily combat mission after 14 years, has been grim. Taliba...

US Navy releases video of 'provocative' Iran rocket fire

US Navy releases video of 'provocative' Iran ro...

stripes.com 09 Jan '16, 4pm

The USS Harry S. Truman transits the Strait of Hormuz on Dec. 26, 2015. Iranian naval vessels on Dec. 30 conducted rocket ...

The idea of Iran as a holiday spot was rather u...

cntraveller.com 02 Jan '16, 9am

The hottest travel destination of the moment is Iran. The idea of Iran as a holiday spot was rather unlikely, right up unt...

#Russia begins delivery of #S300 to #Iran

theiranproject.com 31 Dec '15, 6am

Moscow, Dec 30, IRNA – Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said on Wednesday that delivery of S-300 advanced anti...

JUST IN: December likely to be warmest on recor...

channelnewsasia.com 31 Dec '15, 6am

SINGAPORE: December 2015 is likely to be the warmest December on record, the National Environment Agency (NEA) said, while...

#Contagion! 2016 will be “the worst year for #M...

propertyguru.com.sg 28 Dec '15, 5am

Comment E-mail to friend Bookmark & Share Investment guru Datuk Gavin Tee expects 2016 to be “the worst year for Malaysian...