Iran navy rescues ship from pirates
Azerbaijan, Baku -- Iranian commandos saved an oil tanker from sea pirates, Fars news agency reports.
An Iranian oil tanker was traveling near the Bab-el Mandeb Strait between the Arabian Peninsula and Africa when it was attacked by six pirate vessels. Iranian commandos were able to drive the pirates away after firing on them.
|Was this before or after they transferred weapons to the Eritreans?|
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