Two Iranian warships sailed through Egypt's Suez Canal Saturday into the Mediterranean Sea, only the second time the country's ships have entered that sea since the 1979 revolution. "[T]he Navy's 18th fleet will in the best way carry the message of peace and friendship to regional countries," said Rear Adm. Habibollah Sayyari, according to Iran's semi-official Mehr news agency.
A Russian warship from the Black Sea Fleet has entered the Aegean Sea and is heading toward the Italian coast to participate in joint naval exercises with the Italian navy, a fleet spokesman said on Tuesday. Read Post
Military sources say Israeli Navy sent warships to maritime border with Egypt following intelligence indicating viable terror threat. Meanwhile, Iran set to send 15th fleet to Red Sea as well to 'convey message of peace and friendsh... Read Post