Iranian navy saved a cargo ship belonging to the country which was attacked by pirates.
An Iranian Navy Ship (file photo)
Iranian navy which managed to thwart the plot through a meticulous and vigilant action saved "Zarsan" cargo ship in 30 miles off the southern coast of Karachi in Pakistan.
The cargo ship was attacked by two armed high-speed boats belonging to pirates.
The pirates fled as they faced fire from Iranian forces.
This was the 6th confrontation by Iranian navy against piracy since late March and all were carried out successfully.
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