The Navy’s 24th fleet of warships docked in southern Iran after 72-day mission in international waters. It comprised Kharg chopper carrier and Sabalan destroyer. Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari, Navy Commander, said that its presence in the Indian and Pacific Oceans and the China Sea, patrolling Southeast Asia’s strategic Strait of Malacca, crossing the equator, docking at China’s port city of Zhangjiagang and identifying 370 surface and subsurface vessel units were among the important tasks carried out by the fleet.
Fleet of warships returns home
- Published: 105 days ago on Friday, 5 April 2013
- By: Iran Daily Brief
- Last Modified: April 5, 2013 @ 2:11 pm
- Filed Under: Military
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