US Gulf build-up 'signal to Iran'
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US Gulf build-up 'signal to Iran'

Tehrān : Iran | Jul 19, 2012 at 3:10 AM PDT
Source: BBC
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The focus will be on countering efforts by a hypothetical extremist group to mine crucial waterways in the Gulf, the Red Sea, the Gulf of Aden, and the Gulf of Oman. The exercise though will not extend into the Strait of Hormuz, presumably to avoid raising tensions with Iran. FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
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