Iran meets with US Navy over piracy
Associated Press
23-Dec-2010 (3 comments)

TEHRAN, Iran -- Iran's official news agency has reported that the acting chief of the Iranian navy has participated in a meeting on piracy in which the U.S. Navy commanders were present.
The Thursday report by the IRNA news agency is the first public word that navy officers of both countries attended a meeting in Sri Lanka earlier this month on fighting piracy in the Gulf of Aden.
The report says representatives of 22 countries including The U.S., Britain, France and Russia attended the meeting.
Iran has regularly opposed the presence of the U.S. Navy fleet in the Persian Gulf and the two countries have had no diplomatic ties since 1979.

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mahmoudg

if u cant beat them

by mahmoudg on

start kissing their behinds, so that when the surgical attacks come, maybe they (the mighty US Navy) will spare some of your lives.


Faramarz

Firoozabadi's Water Dingi Docked at Sri Lanka Hilton Pool!

by Faramarz on

Sinbad and Pasdar Navy will patrol the international waters to confront pirates!

 

http://iranian.com/main/cartoons/2008/faramarz...


Sargord Pirouz

The IRIS Alvand had docked

by Sargord Pirouz on

The IRIS Alvand had docked in Sri Lanka.

Has Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari been replaced? This article cites a different "acting commander."