Iran harasses US Navy in Persian Gulf

Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy (IRGCN) vessels conducted unsafe and unprofessional actions against U.S. military ships by crossing the...

Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy (IRGCN) vessels conducted unsafe and unprofessional actions against U.S. military ships by crossing the ships’ bows and sterns at close range while operating in international waters of the North Arabian Gulf, according to a U.S. Navy press release.

U.S. forces are conducting joint interoperability operations in support of maritime security in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations.