Missile destroyers of the US Navy entered the Persian Gulf

Two missile destroyers of The Naval forces (Navy) of the United States on Thursday crossed the Strait of Hormuz and entered the Persian Gulf. This was announced on its website The Naval Institute of the United States with reference to the Pentagon.

According to him, destroyers McFaul and Gonzalez passed through the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday afternoon.

The commander of The Naval forces of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC, the elite parts of the Iranian armed forces), rear Admiral Alireza Tangsiri, said on April 22 that Iran will block the Strait of Hormuz for oil exports if it loses the opportunity to use it. The US called on Iran to ensure freedom of navigation and transportation of energy resources in the Straits of Hormuz and Bab al-Mandeb.

Most of the oil transportation of the Persian Gulf countries pass through the Strait of Hormuz.