Plans to strengthen U.S. defenses around the Strait of Hormuz

Qatar News Agency - Qena - February 26, 2012

Officials at the U.S. Department of Defense, "Pentagon", the ministry told the U.S. Congress plans to strengthen the defenses of the U.S. around the Strait of Hormuz in order to be prepared for a military response against Iran. and these officials said in a statement published in the "Wall Street Journal," the U.S. today, "the plan includes a new system to detect mine and to improve surveillance capabilities and modifying weapon system in the U.S. warships in order to effectively deal with possible attacks by boat in the Strait of Hormuz, Iran. "