Iran Test-Fires Ballistic Missiles, US Officials Confirm

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The launch of an Iranian Emad intermediate-range ballistic missile. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

The launch of an Iranian Emad intermediate-range ballistic missile. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Continuing a pattern of provocative actions, Iran this weekend test-fired a pair of ballistic missiles and sent fast-attack vessels close to a U.S. Navy ship in the Strait of Hormuz, U.S. officials confirmed to Fox News.

One of Iran’s ballistic missile tests were successful, destroying a floating barge approximately 155 miles away, two U.S. officials with knowledge of the launch told Fox News. The launches of the Fateh-110 short-range ballistic missiles were the first tests of the missile in two years, one official said.

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Source:: The Algemeiner

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