limpet mine


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limpet mine

nHaftmine f

limpet mine

n (Mil) → mignatta
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This cyberattack can be termed as a reaction to the shooting down of a US RQ-4A Global Hawk BAMS-D surveillance drone with a Khordad-3 surface-to-air missile over the Strait of Hormuz and limpet mine attacks on oil tankers in Gulf of Oman for which the USA blamed the IRGC; which was already designated a foreign terrorist group by the Trump administration earlier this year.
has produced a grainy, black-and-white video and a few color photographs of a patrol boat from Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps removing an unexploded limpet mine from the Japanese tanker.
So far, the US has produced a grainy, black-and-white video and a few color photographs of a patrol boat from Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps removing an unexploded limpet mine from the Japanese tanker.
Insurance offices lights have not been off since the statements made by US Central Command (CENTCOM), showing photos of a limpet mine, as well as video evidence of the crew of an Iranian gunboat attempting to remove it, indicating clearly Iranian involvement.
It's almost impossible to place a limpet mine once a ship is underway.
"The limpet mine that was used in the attack is distinguishable and also strikingly bearing a resemblance to Iranian mines that have already been publicly displayed in Iranian military parades," Kido said.
Asked about the footage released by the US claiming that the Iranian forces were detaching a limpet mine from one of the damaged oil tankers, he said, "The date as well as the place shown in the footage may not be recognized and authenticated."
"Iran is responsible for the attack based on video evidence and the resources and proficiency needed to quickly remove the unexploded limpet mine," the defense department said.
NOTICE something odd about the US aerial photo allegedly showing Iranian special forces removing a limpet mine from an oil tanker?
military on Friday released a video it said showed Iran's Revolutionary Guard removing an unexploded limpet mine from one of the oil tankers targeted near the Strait of Hormuz, suggesting the Islamic Republic sought to remove evidence of its involvement from the scene.
The new photos show more clearly the damage sustained by Kokuka Courageous on Thursday from an alleged limpet mine, a device that is attached using magnets and detonated by a timer, the Pentagon said.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates-The US military on Friday released a video it said shows Iran's Revolutionary Guard removing an unexploded limpet mine from one of the oil tankers targeted near the Strait of Hormuz, suggesting the Islamic Republic sought to remove evidence of its involvement from the scene.