The 32nd fleet of the Iranian Navy has left the country's southern port of Bandar Abbas for the Gulf of Aden to provide security for shipping lines in the region.
The fleet of warships, which includes the Jamaran destroyer and Bushehr logistic vessel, left Bandar Abbas on Tuesday.
The flotilla will sail through the strategic Strait of Hormuz, Bandar Jask, the Sea of Oman, Makran region, north of the Indian Ocean, Gulf of Aden and the strait of Bab al-Mandab.
It has been dispatched to the Gulf of Aden to protect the Islamic Republic’s interests in remote waters.That would be IRINS Jamaran guided missile frigate and IRINS Bushehr replenishment ship, see file media below:
IRINS Jamaran (76) Moudge class guided missile frigate (FFGH)
IRINS Bushehr (422) Bandar Abbas class replenishment ship (AORLH)