The nation of Iran is once again trying to start an unprovoked conflict with the United States.
According to CBS News, Iranian released video footage of Iranian soldiers firing a missile at a replica U.S. aircraft carrier during a military drill. The video was reportedly released as a threat to American officials amid tensions between Tehran and Washington.
Act Of Aggression
The report confirms that Iran’s paramilitary Revolutionary Guard fired a missile from a helicopter targeting aThe exercise was aimed at threatening the U.S. amid tensions between Tehran and Washington.
The event happened in the strategic Strait of Hormuz, state television reported on Tuesday. And it was clearly meant to send a threatening message to the United States.
The Strait of Hormuz is a waterway that nearly 20% of all traded oil passes through. The message is clearly meant to show the United States that they have command over Arabian oil and not us.
Iran Is Unstable
The news comes just days after one of the biggest power plants in Iran randomly exploded. The explosion was a devastating hit to the country’s infrastructure. Officials claim is was caused by a lack of maintenance.
Just days before that, the nation of Iran officially admitted that it shot down a passenger plane with 176 passengers on board.
In spite of the country’s bad leadership, they have threatened the United States continually.
At one point this year, they even had one of their officials EXECUTED for working too closely with the CIA.
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