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5 Reasons the Middle East is Becoming More Dangerous for the U.S. Navy

J. Matthew McInnis Security, Middle East Hint: they all have to do with Iran.  Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) naval ships  frequent,  aggressive  behavior  towards the US Navy has hit new levels in the past few months, triggering several risky encounters in the Persian Gulf, even prompting a  terse exchange  during the first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump over who would respond better to such provocations if they were in the White House.
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