Iran’s navy said Sunday it has test-fired a medium-range surface-to-air missile during a drill in international waters near the strategic Strait of Hormuz — the passageway for one-sixth of the world’s oil supply.
and was developed by Iranian scientists. The report didn’t provide details or say when the missile was tested.
A spokesman for the exercise, Rear Adm. Mahmoud Mousavi, said the missile is one of the newest in the navy’s arsenal.
“It’s equipped with state-of-the-art technology and a built-in system that enables it to thwart jammers,” Mousavi told state TV. CBC