The commander of the Iranian Navy says the naval forces of the Islamic Republic and Oman plan to hold a joint rescue and relief drill in waters south of Iran.

Iran’s Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said on Tuesday that the three-day maritime maneuver is scheduled to be held on April 7, 2014.

Sayyari made the remarks during a visit to an exhibition of the scientific and technological achievements of Iran’s Navy in the northern city of Noshahr. […]