Drills planned in In­dian Ocean: me­dia

China Daily (Latin America Weekly) - - World - TORONTO NEW ZEALAND

Iran’s navy plans to stage largescale mil­i­tary drills in the In­dian Ocean in the com­ing months, Press TV re­ported on Satur­day. The ex­er­cises are aimed to “boost Iran’s naval per­for­mance in in­ter­na­tional wa­ters and to dis­play the coun­try’s mil­i­tary prow­ess”, Deputy Navy Com­man­der for Co­or­di­na­tion, Hamzeh Ali Ka­viani, was quoted as say­ing. The ma­neu­ver will be held this win­ter within Iran’s south­ern ter­ri­to­rial wa­ters and high seas, he added. mem­bers of the mil­i­tant group who ap­proached the site of Is­raeli army en­gi­neer­ing work­ing to thwart tun­nels. The find makes this at least the se­cond cross-bor­der tun­nel dis­cov­ered since Is­rael be­gan an op­er­a­tion this week to de­tect and “neu­tral­ize” at­tack pas­sage­ways dug by the Ira­nian-backed group into north­ern Is­rael.

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