Report: U.S. Shoulders Steep Price to Protect Merchant Ships in Strait Of Hormuz

The Navy pays a steep price keeping an aircraft carrier with escorts on station to deter attacks on oil tanker traffic operating in and around the Persian Gulf as part of the United States’ “maximum pressure” campaign against Iran, according to a new report. The ongoing carrier operations in the region are not only pricey … Continue reading Report: U.S. Shoulders Steep Price to Protect Merchant Ships in Strait Of Hormuz