Iran Navy repels pirate attack on merchant vessel

Iran Navy repels pirate attack on merchant vessel

TEHRAN, Oct. 09 (Press Shia) – The Islamic Republic Navy has successfully thwarted a major pirate attack on an Iranian merchant vessel in Bab el-Mandeb Strait.Alvand destroyer of the Iranian Navy rushed to the help of an Iranian merchant vessel when pirates on board 7 ships attacked the vessel in the hope of capturing it early on Monday. Accordingly, the Gulf of Aden...