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Navy faces 'new normal' in Persian Gulf: more Iran provocations - Stars and Stripes

Related Video Iran defends actions after its ships conduct 'intercept' of USS Nitze Four Iranian gunboats sped close to a U.S. guided-missile destroyer in the Strait of Hormuz in what the U.S. Navy called an "unsafe and unprofessional" encounter. Iran warned that its forces would respond to any foreign vessel entering its territorial waters. Navy fires warning shots in 3rd close-call with Iranian ship in 2 days A U.S. Navy ship fired three warning shots Wednesday to fend off Iranian fast boats’ harassing behavior in the northern Persian Gulf in a third incident of “unprofessional” Iranian actions near American warships in two days, a Pentagon spokesman said. Iranian ships approach US vessel carrying CENTCOM chief Sailor in Iran boat apology video appealing charges against him WASHINGTON — U.S. sailors in the Persian Gulf can expect increased harassment by Iranian vessels a...

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