Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of Navy's special minesweeping exercises
, Sayyari pointed to the foreign states' presence in waters around Iran, and stated, "We are completely monitoring all traffics in the region and we are ready to confront any kind of threat or devilish move in the region.
were held in the Arabian Gulf, Gulf of Oman and the Gulf of Aden over 12 days.
Washington, July 17 ( ANI ): The Pentagon is reportedly building a missile-defense radar station at a secret site in Qatar and organizing its biggest-ever minesweeping exercises
in the Persian Gulf, in anticipation of a possible flare-up with Iran, American officials have revealed.
in Mutsu Bay in Aomori Prefecture, northeastern Japan.
Addressing a group of the IRGC naval forces in Iran's Northern port city of Zibakenar on Saturday, Tangsiri pointed to the US-led exercises held in the Persian Gulf in September under the name of minesweeping exercises
, and said, "The enemy's goal was to destroy Iran's military aircraft and missile launching pads.
The US held minesweeping exercises
from September 16-27.
The US minesweeping exercises
began on September 16 and will last by September 27.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior Iranian army commander played down the significance of the ongoing minesweeping exercises
by the US and its allies in the Persian Gulf, saying that US wargames are nothing new.