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U.S. Ship Fires Warning Shots at Iranian Boats in Hormuz Straits

Wall Street Journal 11 May 2021
The Coast Guard cutter Maui and five other surface ships were escorting the submarine, USS Georgia, as it surfaced and entered the strait, when 13 Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy fast in-shore attack craft armed with machine guns, or FIAC, approached the American ships, John Kirby told reporters Monday.
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US ship fires warning shots at Iranian boats in Strait of Hormuz in second tense ...

Stars and Stripes 11 May 2021
On Monday, the Maui, patrol ship USCGC Wrangell, guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey and coastal patrol ships USS Thunderbolt, USS Hurricane and USS Squall were escorting the guided-missile submarine USS Georgia, which had surfaced to transit the strait, when the Iranian boats approached the formation at high speeds, the Navy said in a statement.
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US Fires Warning Shots as Iranian Vessels Approach in Strait of Hormuz

The Maritime Executive 11 May 2021
Navy guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey, patrol coastal ships USS Thunderbolt, USS Hurricane and USS Squall, Coast Guard patrol boats USCGC Wrangell and USCGC Maui, and the guided-missile submarine USS Georgia ... The Maui and Squalls’ warning to the two fast boats that had ...
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US ship fired 30 warning shots at Iranian speedboats in Strait of Hormuz

ABC7 11 May 2021
At the time, the guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey, patrol coastal ships USS Thunderbolt, USS Hurricane, USS Squall and Coast Guard patrol boats USCGC Wrangell and USCGC Maui were escorting the guided-missile submarine USS Georgia through the Strait of Hormuz, the narrow waterway separating the Persian Gulf and the Arabian Sea.
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US vessel fires warning shots at Iranian patrol boats

Straits Times 11 May 2021
In the latest incident, the Coast Guard cutter Maui fired the warning shots after the attack craft from Iran's Revolutionary Guard "conducted unsafe and unprofessional manoeuvres" while operating close to six Navy ships and one submarine sailing through the Strait into the Persian Gulf, the Pentagon spokesman, Mr John Kirby, told reporters.
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US ship fires warning shots at Iranian boats in Strait of Hormuz

The Irish Times 11 May 2021
The group of fast boats controlled by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) came as close as 137 metres to the US ships when a Coast Guard cutter, the Maui, fired about 30 warning shots from a .50-calibre machine gun, spokesman John Kirby told reporters ... The Squall is a Cyclone-class patrol ship.
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Iran Harasses US Ships, Submarine in Strait of Hormuz

Voa News 11 May 2021
ships, the USS Squall and the Maui, made multiple attempts to hail the two boats, including repeated bridge-to-bridge verbal warnings and five short blasts of the ship’s horn — the internationally recognized signal for danger — before the warning shots were fired ... ships, coming within 64 meters before pulling back.
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US military ship fires 30 warning shots at Iranian boats

New York Post 11 May 2021
Images show thousands of assault weapons seized from ship allegedly sent by Iran ... A US Coast Guard ship fired about 30 warning shots at Iranian military boats that came dangerously close to it and other American vessels in the Strait of Hormuz on Monday, the Pentagon said.
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Iran's Revolutionary Guards Blame U.S. Ship For Gulf Incident

Radio Free Europe 11 May 2021
Coast Guard vessel of "provocation" after Washington said the ship fired warning shots against approaching Iranian military boats in the Persian Gulf ... Coast Guard ship Maui fired about 30 warning shots after 13 fast boats from the IRGC's navy came close to it and other U.S.
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Iran’s Guards blame U.S. ship for warning shots incident in Gulf

Metro USA 11 May 2021
Coast Guard ship of “provocation” after it fired warning shots against Iranian military boats that approached it in the Gulf ... Coast Guard ship Maui fired about 30 warning shots after 13 fast boats from the Revolutionary Guards’ navy came close to it and other American Navy vessels in the Strait of Hormuz at the mouth of the Gulf.
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Iran blames US ship for warning shots incident in Gulf

The Jerusalem Post 11 May 2021
The Pentagon said on Monday the US Coast Guard ship Maui fired about 30 warning shots after 13 fast boats from the Revolutionary Guards' navy came close to it and other American Navy vessels in the Strait of Hormuz at the mouth of the Gulf.
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Iran’s Revolutionary Guard blames Washington for Gulf incident that saw US ship firing warning shots ...

Russia Today 11 May 2021
The IRGC broke its silence on the incident on Tuesday, providing its account of the altercation between the corp’s navy (IRGCN) gunboats and the US Coast Guard ship Maui, which occurred early on Monday ... Also on rt.com US Coast Guard fires 30 warning shots at 'unsafe & unprofessional' Iranian military ships during flotilla encounter – Pentagon.
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Iran's Guards blame U.S. ship for warning shots incident in Gulf

Yahoo Daily News 11 May 2021
Coast Guard ship of "provocation" after it fired warning shots against Iranian military boats that approached it in the Gulf ... Coast Guard ship Maui fired about 30 warning shots after 13 fast boats from the Revolutionary Guards' navy came close to it and other American Navy vessels in the Strait of Hormuz at the mouth of the Gulf.
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Navy fires 30 warning shots after Iranian boats harass US ships

The Hill 10 May 2021
The Iranian armed boats rapidly approached the Navy guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey; patrol coastal ships USS Thunderbolt, USS Hurricane and USS Squall; Coast Guard patrol boats USCGC Wrangell and USCGC Maui; and the guided-missile submarine.
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Overnight Defense: US fires 30 warning shots at Iranian boats | Kabul attack heightens fears ...

The Hill 10 May 2021
The Iranian armed boats rapidly approached the Navy guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey; patrol coastal ships USS Thunderbolt, USS Hurricane and USS Squall; Coast Guard patrol boats USCGC Wrangell and USCGC Maui; and the guided-missile submarine.
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