Saturday, July 29, a U.S. Navy ship opened fire in the direction of the Iranian patrol boats in the Persian Gulf. The incident was reported, the service Corps of guards of Islamic revolution (KSIR).
Also, the report noted that while over Iranian boat «dangerously low» circling American helicopter.
This, at least the second such incident in recent days. On 25 July, the American warship fired warning shots in the direction of the Iranian boats approached him less than 150 meters. According to the U.S. Department of defense, the Iranian vessel did not respond to warnings from the American ship, including attempts to establish radio communication, flares and sound signals.
In the IRGC, called the incident a «provocation».