Iranian Navy prevented attack of pirates in Red Sea

Iranian naval forces prevented the attack of illegal armed groups in the Red Sea, TASS reports with reference to the message of the Navy command.

According to information, security forces received a request for help from the Iranian ship, which was attacked by pirates. Iran’s Navy arrived at the place, entered the shootout with attackers, forcing them to leave the scene.

It is noted that this is the second such clash of Iranian security forces in international waters over the past week.