IRGC commander says 9 killed in ‘direct battle’ with US forces in Gulf – Tehran News
Tangsiri mentioned that the 9 troopers died to “defend the territory of our beloved country”, including the IRGC has made the US “realise the sovereignty of the Islamic republic in the maritime arena”, Xinhua information company reported.
Tangsiri didn’t point out the time of the clashes or how the 9 Iranian troopers have been killed in a “direct battle with the US forces”. For some concerns, a few of the IRGC’s confrontations with the US forces haven’t been publicised in the media, he added.
The younger Iranians ought to know the significance of the Gulf as Iran has necessary sources and capacities there, famous Tangsiri.
On November 3, the IRGC mentioned that it had thwarted a US try to take over the Iranian oil in the Sea of Oman after a quick confrontation.