Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has hailed the Iranian Navy’s great achievements, underlining the significant position of the country’s naval forces in the face of existing threats in the Middle East. In an address to a group of Navy commanders and personnel on Sunday, Ayatollah Khamenei, who is the Commander-in-Chief of Iran’s Armed Forces, said “Since the victory of the Islamic Revolution [in 1979], the Iranian Navy has made much progress.” The Leader added that the Iranian Navy is important because of its scientific advances and operational value.  […]