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    Quote Originally Posted by Sergeant Gleed View Post
    Why?

    Because there will be a next time, and a time after that, and if they don't start hanging pirates now, the problem will only get worse
    Pirates/Iranians.....yeah I say lets end the problem permanently. But I doubt the Brits could handle all of the Iranian Navy.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MMC View Post
    Pirates/Iranians.....yeah I say lets end the problem permanently. But I doubt the Brits could handle all of the Iranian Navy.
    Are you kidding? While they would not do it in one fell swoop as the 5th fleet could easily do, the Royal Navy would make short work of them.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cannons Front View Post
    Are you kidding? While they would not do it in one fell swoop as the 5th fleet could easily do, the Royal Navy would make short work of them.

    They only have a total of 11 active Ships. Do you think they could do it with only 11 ships. Which they wouldn't send all 11. Maybe 5.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cannons Front View Post
    Five armed Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps boats unsuccessfully tried to seize a British oil tanker in the Persian Gulf, according to two US officials with direct knowledge of the incident.


    Source: CNN




    https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/201...und-the-world/

    This seems to be a great way to start a shooting war
    According to two US officials... well, that settles it. When do we start the invasion?
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    Quote Originally Posted by DGUtley View Post
    I'm sure this is an American lie designed to defame the trustworthy and honest and benevolent Iranian regime.
    So now we can trust anonymous US officials whispering into the ears of some CNN reporter? Good to know.
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    LMAO.....Like anyone would trust your Iranian heroes after they changed their story.


    Of course no one on the British tanker or the Brits Naval Ship seen anything.
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    Ahahahahah…..I can just see the Brits Naval Captain telling his superiors and his superiors telling the Brits Defense Secretary. If you don't believe me....just ask the Americans.


    But hey.....smart powers by Iranian defenders.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ethereal View Post
    According to two US officials... well, that settles it. When do we start the invasion?
    You start stuffing straw into that argument, I'll get your Iranian Flag pom poms dry cleaned.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MMC View Post
    They only have a total of 11 active Ships. Do you think they could do it with only 11 ships. Which they wouldn't send all 11. Maybe 5.
    Source.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MMC View Post
    Why, their one ship ran off 5 of those Iranian mopes? I would have liked to seen some pics of the Iranians eyes all wide eyed staring at those guns pointed in their faces.

    Also the Brits have helicopters in the gulf. Ready to swoop down on the Iranian clowns.
    They also brought in more Royal Marines. Well trained in boarding operations.
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