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Not /sp/ related i know, but i think everyone should see this
>Battleships, aircraft carriers, minesweepers and submarines from 25 nations are converging on the strategically important Strait of Hormuz in an unprecedented show of force as Israel and Iran move towards the brink of war.
>In preparation for any pre-emptive or retaliatory action by Iran, warships from more than 25 countries, including the United States, Britain, France, Saudi Arabia and the UAE, will today begin an annual 12-day exercise.
>The war games are the largest ever undertaken in the region.
>They will practise tactics in how to breach an Iranian blockade of the strait and the force will also undertake counter-mining drills.
>In the event of war, the main threat to the multi-national force will come from the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps Navy, which is expected to adopt an “access-denial” strategy in the wake of an attack, by directly targeting US warships, attacking merchant shipping and mining vital maritime chokepoints in the Persian Gulf.
>Defence sources say that although Iran’s capability may not be technologically sophisticated, it could deliver a series of lethal blows against British and US ships using
I've been joking about the end for a while, but now it's actually going to happen. It was nice knowing you bro's, good luck