Iran reveals production line of new missile it says can shoot down stealth fighter jets 75 miles away
- The new Sayyad-3 missile is allegedly capable of hitting targets at altitudes of up to 17 miles
- Iranian defense chiefs boast it's 'completely indigenous technology' and can track 30 targets simultaneously
- They insisted the move was defensive and said Iran was the 'protector of peace and security in the region'
- Although Iran's nuclear programme was dismantled in 2016 tensions with Israel and the U.S. still remain high
US Navy patrol boat fires warning shots at Iranian naval ship after it comes within 150 YARDS during 'tense encounter' in the Persian Gulf
- USS Thunderbolt fired warning shots when Iranian ship came within 150 yards
- The 'tense encounter' took place in the Persian Gulf today, US official revealed
- Iranian Revolutionary Guard ship 'ignored radio calls, flares and warning sirens'
- Official said US sailors then had 'no choice except to fire the warning shots'