FAST FIVE: Iran Touts "Secret Weapons" Able To "Sink US Warships" In Reaction To Troop Deployment
“Increased US presence in our region is extremely dangerous and it threatens international peace and security, and this should be addressed,” Zarif said. The USS Abraham Lincoln performing a high-speed turn, via US Navy video.
And separately a top Iranian military general touted “secret weapons” that are capable of sinking US warships in the Persian Gulf.
If they commit the slightest stupidity, we will send these ships to the bottom of the sea along with their crew and planes using two missiles or two new secret weapons.
We're going to be sending a relatively small number of troops, mostly protective,” Trump said. “Some very talented people are going to the Middle East right now.
However, troop build-up in the region to any degree could prove explosive and extremely dangerous for the prospect of a broader conflagration, considering both the IRGC's recent terror designation, as well as Iran ally Syria coming under new chemical weapons scrutiny over fresh claims it used poison gas in a battle near Idlib on Sunday. .