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The Tanker War: Navy SEALs vs. Iranian Minelayers (Who Won?)
The 1980s Tanker War Proved That Iran's Naval Threats Were Not Hot Air
Iraq's Navy Stood No Chance Against Iran. Should America Be Worried?
Iran's Navy Should Know Better Than To Threaten America
Iran's Attacks On Persian Gulf Shipping Could Easily Lead To War
Iran Destroyed Iraq's Navy In A Single Day: Could That Happen To America?
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Stories From Iran-Iraq War
Iran is the Only Country to Have Ever Wielded this U.S. Missile in Battle
The Iran-Iraq War Was a Showdown Between the F-5E and the Soviet MiG-21
True Story: An Iranian F-14 Tomcat Once Intercepted a Concorde Jet
What Started the U.S. Iran Skirmishes in the Late 1980s?
Remember When Iran Decimated Iraq's Navy in a Single Battle
Battle of the Persian Gulf: Would Iran or U.S. Navy Seals Win?
Tanker War: Iran Lost Big When It Took on the U.S. Navy
In 1990, an F-14 Tomcat Intercepted a Concorde Jet (What?)
Can U.S. Navy SEALs Take on Iran in a War?
Iran Destroyed Saddam Hussein's Navy in a Single Day in 1980