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New British warship sent to Gulf

Saturday, January 7, 2012

Great Britain’s Royal Navy has sent one of its cutting-edge destroyers, HMS Daring, to the Persian Gulf to replace a frigate. The new ship is undetectable by radar.

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Back in December, the Strait of Hormuz that connects the Gulf to the Arabian Sea saw the arrival of the American carrier group led by the USS John C.Stennis.

The deployment coincided with Iranian naval games in the same area and seriously escalated the hostile face-off between Teheran and Washington.


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