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US monitoring Iranian warships’ Sudan visit

Posted By admin On November 1, 2012 @ 6:56 am In World News | Comments Disabled

France 24 [1]
November 1, 2012

The United States said Wednesday it was monitoring a visit by two Iranian warships to a Sudanese port this week, but had no details about it.

The warships left Port Sudan on the Red Sea earlier, an AFP photographer said, after a visit that coincided with Khartoum’s denial that Iran is making weapons in Sudan.

Acting US State Department spokesman Mark Toner said the United States was “obviously watching that closely.”

“We monitor Iran’s activities in the region very closely,” he added.

Sudan’s links to Iran have come under scrutiny after Khartoum accused Israel of sending four radar-evading aircraft to strike the Yarmouk military factory in the heart of the capital Khartoum at midnight on October 23.

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[1] France 24: http://www.france24.com/en/20121031-us-monitoring-iranian-warships-sudan-visit

[2] Western embassies stormed in Sudan, Tunisia as anti-U.S. protests spread: http://www.prisonplanet.com/western-embassies-stormed-in-sudan-tunisia-as-anti-u-s-protests-spread.html

[3] 34 warships sent from US for Obama visit: http://www.prisonplanet.com/34-warships-sent-from-us-for-obama-visit.html

[4] Israeli warships rehearse for Iran attack in Red Sea: http://www.prisonplanet.com/israeli-warships-rehearse-for-iran-attack-in-red-sea.html

[5] Sudan Accuses Israel Of Long-Range Attack: http://www.prisonplanet.com/sudan-accuses-israel-of-long-range-attack.html

[6] Israel Conducts Air Strike On Sudan Missile Base In ‘Dry Run’ For Iran Attack: http://www.prisonplanet.com/israel-conducts-air-strike-on-sudan-missile-base-in-dry-run-for-iran-attack.html

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