Tehran has always been prepared for a full-fledged war, Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Corps Aerospace Force Chief Amirali Hajizadeh said in a statement on Sunday, just a day after two drone attacks on oilfields in Saudi Arabia, which were claimed by Houthis and blamed by the US and Saudi Arabia on Tehran.

“Everybody should know that all American bases and their aircraft carriers, at a distance of up to 2,000 kilometres around Iran, are within the range of our missiles,” Hajizadeh said.

According to Hajizadeh, the Iranian military are ready to target two US bases and one carrier in the event of an armed conflict.

“Al-Udeid base in Qatar, az-Zafra base in the UAE and a US vessel in the Gulf of Oman would be targeted if Washington took military action,” the commander said.

US Blames Iran for Drone Attacks in Saudi Arabia

Reacting to the accusations, the Iranian Foreign Ministry’s spokesman Abbas Mousavi has condemned Mike Pompeo’s recent statement on Iran’s involvement in the drones attack against Saudi Aramco oil facilities in the kingdom, calling them a lie.

“The US policy of exerting “maximum pressure”, that apparently failed, veered towards “maximum lie” policy,” Mousavi said.

On Saturday, two drone attacks, claimed by Houthis, caused major fires in two oil facilities: in Abqaiq in eastern Saudia Arabia and Khurais northeast of Riyadh. These were eventually contained by security and emergency service personnel.

This prompted US Senator Lindsey Graham to accuse Iran of looking to “wreak havoc in the Middle East”, and recommend that the US “put on the table an attack on Iranian oil refineries if they continue their provocations”.

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Moreover, US Secretary Mike Pompeo pinned the blame on Tehran over the attacks calling for public condemnation of Iran’s actions.

Yemen’s Houthi movement has been launching drone attacks against Saudi Arabia’s infrastructure and military facilities in response to the Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen, which began in March 2015, aiming to restore the government of President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi.

Both Riyadh and Washington claimed that Houthis have been receiving Iranian military assistance. Tehran has repeatedly rejected these allegations, citing the naval blockade which has been in place against the southern Arabian country since 2015.

The United States has nearly fifty military bases located in close proximity to Iran, in such countries as Kuwait, the UAE, Qatar, Afghanistan and Pakistan, among others.

 

Source: Sputnik

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Nur Muhd

so much credit given to the most inspirational mahdi nation who is against oppressors worldwide – it is act of kindness in the part of the righteous to send zio retards asap to where they belong with lucifer

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Marg bar jomhuri Eslami

And are oppressors for their own people with Basij being worst than Gestapo. Allah is the Moongod Hubal, that’s why you have moon-crescent on all Islamic countries flags. Hubal aka Ba’al, aka Baal-Zebub aka Belzebub is also the heir-apparent to Satan and the general in chief for the armies of Hëll. Lucifer means “the bringer of light” in Latin and is associated with planet Venus (it’s how Romans called this planet) aka ‘the morning star’… The star on most of Islamic countries flags symbolizes the “morning star”… It is estimated that over 1,400 years history, Mujahideen have killed 400-750 millions… Read more »

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Marg bar jomhuri Eslami

There was no drone attack from Houthis : their Qasef-1 drones only range 120km. Abqaiq is 1060km+ from the closest point in Houthi territory, Khurais is 910km+. Stop taking the public for idiots! Moreover : 1. The wreckage of an Iranian Soumar cruise missile was found by Saudis 2. Cruise missiles were spotted flying over Kuwait before the strikes. 3. Damages are far too important for the 30kg warheads on Qasef-1. These are damages from 450kg warheads like the ones on Soumar. 4. Nobody is buying the Houthis’ drone claims, these are just botched plausible denials to try to shelter… Read more »

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Loooooool item is couldn’t even defeat few Isis soldiers they needed America and Israel coalition to help them, you iranis can’t even defeat Saudi despite help from Israel and Russia, you will be eaten alive you Zionist roaches

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Marg bar jomhuri Eslami

+++ “couldn’t even defeat few Isis soldiers they needed America and Israel coalition to help them”
=> Israel didn’t participated the coalition.
Hopefully, the coalition did well without Israelis : if we except a few remaining cockroaches, we made ISIS history.
+++ “you iranis can’t even defeat Saudi despite help from Israel and Russia”
=> AFAIK, Russia isn’t ally to Iran, they just sell a few useless weapons, and Israel has a secret alliance with KSA, UAE and Bahrain.