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An Iranian warship responded to a distress signal from the US-flagged Maersk Texas, a cargo ship of 150 metres (500 feet) and 14,000 tonnes, which was besieged by "several pirate boats," the navy said in a statement reported by the official IRNA news agency.
Originally posted by tothetenthpower
I'm not surprised. If Iran stood there and did nothing, the US would probably find some way to blame them for it, causing even more tensions.
We all know the war mongers in congress and the PTB want another war now that Iraq and Afghanistan are over.
Originally posted by TheEnlightenedOne
They are only a BAD COUNTRY because the USA and other power hungry countries say they are!