Iran Russia China To Hold A Joint Naval Drills In The North Of Indian Ocean
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Major General Bakri was addressing a Defense Week on Thursday. During this he said this thing. Bakri said on the sidelines of the event that Russia, China and Iran are planning a navy drill within the next three months. He told that this drill will be organized in the north of the Indian Ocean. Bakri also said that Pakistan and Oman could also be involved in this drill.
Iran, China and Russia have already conducted a naval exercise in the Gulf of Oman in January this year. In April this year itself, Rear Admiral Shahram Irani, the Chief of Naval Staff of Iran, said that his navy would maintain its presence in open maritime borders, apart from the Indian Ocean. Admiral Irani said that no country has the courage to enter Iran’s territorial maritime border.
practice from the year 2019
Iran has been conducting naval exercises with Russia and China since 2019. It now wants to strengthen its footing beyond the Red Sea and the North-West Indian Ocean. In the year 2016, there was a major confrontation between the navies of Iran and America. The US Navy’s Fifth Fleet is in Bahrain. This conflict was resolved after diplomatic efforts. Iran sends a security cordon with all its ships. Admiral Irani claims that the presence of Iran’s navy is a guarantee of the security of not only this region but the whole world.
Iran’s Traditional Army Artesh and Revolutionary Guard (IRGC) have their own naval force. Iran is increasing mutual cooperation with China and Russia amid rising tensions with the US. In recent years, warships of Russia and China have made several rounds of Iran. Iran has been regularly conducting military drills in an effort to restore the 2015 nuclear deal.
Iran has warned about Israeli activities. Apart from this, Bakri has warned the countries on the southern shore in the Persian Gulf about the Israeli conspiracy. He said that Iran’s forces are monitoring every activity. He said that if there is any kind of threat to his naval fleet, then it will be answered. Major General Bakri has called the US a threat to regional security. He expressed the hope that Iran’s future will be determined without this threat in the coming days.