A special operations soldier in the US Navy who was accused of war crimes and controversially pardoned by US President Donald Trump has been described as "toxic" and "freaking evil" by fellow troops who fought with him in Iraq, according to US media reports.
Iran Navy's commander says the force will soon be flying sophisticated unmanned aerial vehicles from its warships, saying the new gear will be even more versatile than the Navy's current lineup of drones in terms of range and other technologies.
Iran observes all US ships in the Persian Gulf region and has an archive of images of their daily movements, the head of Iran’s Navy, Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi, said on Tuesday, according to the Young Journalists Club (YJC) website.
Commander of the Iranian Navy Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi and his Chinese counterpart exchanged views about a range of issues, including ways to boost “operational cooperation” between the two navies.
The US Navy has sent two ships through the strategic Taiwan Strait, in a move that is likely to aggravate Washington’s already-high tensions with China, which views the self-ruled island as part of its territory.
A US Navy sailor has been charged with convincing over a dozen young girls online to share explicit images of themselves, amid concerns about growing instances of sexual abuse among American military personnel.