US on alert for major Iranian naval operation in Middle East, officials say – CNNPolitics

Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard forces are expected to begin a major exercise in the Persian Gulf as soon as within the next 48 hours that could be aimed at demonstrating their ability to shut down the Strait of Hormuz, according to two US officials directly familiar with the latest US assessment of IRGC troop movements.

Source: US on alert for major Iranian naval operation in Middle East, officials say – CNNPolitics

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