Iran's Revolutionary Guards says it held Gulf war games this week: State news agency

Reuters , Sunday 5 Aug 2018

Ramezan Sharif
File Photo: The IRGC Spokesman Ramezan Sharif (Reuters)

Iran's Revolutionary Guards confirmed on Sunday that it held war games in the Gulf this week, saying it was aimed at "confronting possible threats" by enemies, the state news state news agency IRNA reported.

Guards spokesman Ramezan Sharif "expressed satisfaction over the successful conduct of the Guards naval exercise, emphasising the need to maintain and enhance defence readiness and the security of the Gulf and the Strait of Hormuz and to confront threats and potential adventurous acts of enemies," IRNA said.

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