A U.S. Navy ship fired three warning shots after an Iranian boat attack approached two American ships in the Northern Persian Gulf. About it reports Reuters with reference to the representative of the Ministry of defense of the United States.

According to the source, the us military used a 50-mm guns after the Iranian boat refused to respond to signal lights.

It is noted that the crew of the ship decided to open fire when the Iranian boats approached us at a distance of about 190 m. the Official U.S. Department of defense noted that there were three Iranian boats.

As CNN reports, after firing warning shots, the Iranian ships stopped coming.

A ship of the U.S. Navy opened warning fire on Iranian ship 26.08.2016

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