As we give the Republic of Iran five weeks to prepare for further peace talks, their verbal assaults grow. After hearing the following threats out of Iran, people might want to consider what a nuclear Iran would be like.
The Islamic Republic of Iran this past week revealed it has the ability to position a naval vessel within three miles of the East Coast of the United States.
Daily Caller: “The power of our naval forces is such that we have a presence in all the waters of the world and, if needed, we can move to within three miles of New York,” Rear Admiral Ali Fadavi said Tuesday during a speech to the students of the University of Yazd in Iran. His remarks were quoted by an Iranian student news agency.
On Friday, Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh, Iran’s top air force commander, told the Fars New Agency that the Islamic republic’s military is also capable of crippling or disabling U.S. aircraft carriers….
The power of our naval forces is such that we have a presence in all the waters of the world and, if needed, we can move to within three miles of New York,
“First, sinking an aircraft carrier is not a complicated task,” Hajizadeh said. ”Second, an aircraft carrier is equipped with so many advanced, delicate, and sensitive devices … that it could be incapacitated by even the smallest explosion.
Iran already possesses the capability to launch ballistic missiles from a ship. Concerns about Iran’s nuclear-weapons ambitions make the threat of a naval incursion into U.S. waters a more pressing issue…Read here…