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Subs To Join Warships In Red Sea

June 07 2011


Iranian officials say the navy has deployed submarines to the Red Sea for reconnaissance, Iran's semi-official Fars news agency reports.

The subs are sailing with the navy's 14th Fleet, which is officially in the region on an anti-piracy mission, said a military source.

That mission includes the Bandar Abbas warship and Shahid Naqdi destroyer, which have been in the Gulf of Aden region since May.

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