US Naval Update: Enterprise Is Second Aircraft Carrier To Reinforce Persian Gulf, Kearsarge In Pursuit Of Iranians

Tyler Durden's picture

In this week's naval update, the focus is naturally once again on the Middle East. After the focus last week was on the Red Sea, where Kearsarge and Enterprise had attempted to block off the Iranian warships, now that the Iranian ships have passed into the Mediterranean, LHD 3 Kearsarge is hot on their heels, and will likely pass the Suez any minute. At the same time the Enterprise has joined the recently redeployed CVN 70 Carl Vinson, both of which are now reinforcing the Persian Gulf and specifically the Straits of Hormuz. It appears that the US is now firmly focusing on the Iranian theater of operations. Lastly, LHD 4 Boxer has just left SanDiego "for a scheduled seven month deployment to the US 7th and 5th fleet." Good luck getting to Bahrain in time.

Source: Stratfor

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The Count's picture

CVN 70 bitchez! And while you are there, CVN, take out all those Somali pirate villages. Never understood why the U.S. is pussyfooting around with freakin pirates anyway or does the umbrella of political correctness now cover scum?

SDRII's picture

The pirates have as much to do with the US being in the Indian Ocean theater as A/Q has to do with the US being in Pakistan. Think about it

DosZap's picture

Think about it.

I have, if there is one place we should be, its in Paki, AQ cannot be allowed to take the nukes in Paki, and they will.

dumpster's picture

AQ cannot be allowed to take the nukes in Paki, and they will.


AQ means the stinking toilet ,, get with the program ,, AQ is a made up model by the CIA.. 

sure some one wants nukes maybe to stop the insane killing by drones sent from america .

AQ did this ..AQ did that ,, they have programed your brain with pavlovian dog sift

High Plains Drifter's picture

We should remove all troops from these places and all ships and the size of the armed forces reduced significantly immediately.

Oh regional Indian's picture

Exactly HPD. And stranger still that Al CIAda gets even a mention here.

As do runaway/secret/unstable nukes. Because the most famous incident of run-away nukes happened in the US recently. In fact, no one knows what really happened then either.

I appreciate the many vets here, clearly knowledgable about the vast US Ironclad fleet, but I'll tell you this, the meek will inherit the earth, david vs. goliath.... all allegorical tales. When I see the US armed forces (seen a US foot soldier in Iraq or Afghanistan? Loaded with crap, LOADED. Jack be nimble? Hardly!) I see Goliaths everywhere.

A soft underbelly is no match for one full of fire. There is nothing the US military is fighting for. How can there be fire int he belly?

They really should all coome home. Boys with toys.


bmwm395's picture

We should send people like you over to talk to them. You obviously have an understanding of these people. Maybe even some common ground. you could have tea and some nice goat cheese. In the end when all the talking is done, they will cut your head off.

IQ 145's picture

 for the poster; After the focus last week on the Red Sea,---" Not, "After the focus last week was on the Red Sea,---". The rest of the sentence-paragraph, or whatever it is; is truly horrible. If you can't be bothered to become literate in English, couldn't you hire some one who is literate in English?

Former Sheeple's picture

Skrools oot put the red pen down Diq 1.45, peese chk my pellin. English is 2nd language for many at ZH, so ease up teach

dumpster's picture

an IQ of 145 .. but anal retentive.

Get out your red pencil. Play with the term papers in your back room hide-a-way. 

Probably with old dark wood panels . with a moose head on the wall.


and who else gives a sift ,

lsd's picture

i just got terrorized by cops after leaving a coin shop. it's probably nothing but has anyone had similar experience?

The Count's picture

anyone investing in gold or silver is not a patriot and therefor a potential terrorist....capice?

pazmaker's picture

Isd,  what do you mean by terrorized/  what di they do specifically?

lsd's picture

i'ts probably nothing, but it got me wondering..I'm walking in to a coin shop ,two guys appear ,appraisal,she asks me for i.d.(?),no i.d., i tell her i'll come back with it, walk out the door and ,boom.they hug me tight.questions,lack of respect for fellowman,the drill i guess.after 20 min. of pure harassment they say its fine and i can perplexed

serotonindumptruck's picture

Well, it certainly sounds as if someone is tripping their balls off.

Seriously dude, did these guys identify themselves as law enforcement?

You've got a possible civil action here if this is legit.

lsd's picture

i don't  walk like that.

1. waste of time if you play their game (walk away if you can)

2. if you can't ,try to minimize the domage (less resistance less friction)


DosZap's picture

Did you go in and out with a firearm?.

UncleFester's picture

Taxman gonna getcha...let 'em work, let 'em live...gotta generate that revenue!  AKA feeding on the baitball and it was just your turn.

I Fester

yabyum's picture

Did they refuse to but your neighbor's dead grandma's silver setting??

SparkyvonBellagio's picture

How about starting with the irritant of that region,,,,, Israel.

The USA has ZERO reason to have ever been in that part of the World except a few Israeli's living in the USA with NO BALLS TO DEFEND THAT AREA THEMSELVES, butttttt wait THEY need some assistance to protect their homeland.

With that group owning most of the Media and Financial world, they get their home country protected by the USA which is basically held captive to their cash. 

Why the HELL IS THE USA THERE?  Please explain... and unless everyone has some REALLY EXCEPTIONAL REASONING.... it's only because US Jewish folk buy that protection with their B.S. influence.  It's not even because they spend the money to buy the protection. It's because they own the media and financial world.  

I say every Jewish US Citizen with relatives in Israel, under the age of 59 actually go back and fight to protect it.

Why is the US involved?  Why should Americans die to protect Israel?  If the USA must, then send Jewish Americans with relatives in Israel to fight that battle. 

It's NOT OUR PROBLEM,,, at least it shouldn't be.

They're the ones that PISSED OVER THE ENTIRE REGION 1000s of years ago. 

One adage makes the most sense- "WHERE THERE IS SMOKE THERE IS FIRE"

Why does the US have to cover their asses/their mistakes for things done to people 1000s of years to present time?

When they were pissing off the globe, the USA was a far distant 'undiscovered' by caucasian land. Even though the inuit people had been living there for 1000's of years, but Hey Columbus gets the credit. LOL Oh yeah, he discovered it. Only the USA Govt is dumb enough to host/have a Holiday for that Ponzi discoverer of far away lands.

The only more Criminal Act facing US Citizens is what the Bankers have done to the US economy and society.

Oh wait, Most of them are 'Just Doing Gods Work' and yep most are _______ too!



Fair is Fair, let them pay for and fight their OWN WARS. The USA has protected their asses long enough. Let the chips fall where they may. Goodluck.



The Count's picture

what you dont know? the US government incl. the non government FED are Jewish puppets! just take a look at how many committees are chaired by jews. They have a gigantic amount of power in Washington. 

SparkyvonBellagio's picture

They'll defend, protect, and promote their own inner-circle, they're brave just as long as they don't actually have to do physical battle. They just get the other religious groups kids to do their fighting for them over some Friggin sandbox.


Blacks/Hispanics/Whites/Asians/ you name it, they're fighting Jewish caused battles. OVER AND OVER. Kinda pisses me off.


It sure seems that 99% of the World has issues with them.

Hmmmmmmm wonder why? They're such 'givers'. LOL



Ahmeexnal's picture

I wonder how much does the JPM/Rockefeller/Ratzinger mafia pay these idiots to spew this hate crap. Sorry pal, this ain't no czarist Russia. Nobody believes your lies. This time around the mobs will go after the real power elite. Starting with those hiding out in the Vatican.

SparkyvonBellagio's picture

Good, All Religions are basically the Greatest World Scourge ever invented by man.

Most people need a good Lie/Con to hang onto just to get through the day.


I hope they do what you suggest.  See if you can put in for it to be done by this weekend, that way the World is closer to healing itself, but only after they destroy/breakdown/tear apart the TBTF Banks.




serotonindumptruck's picture

"...Even though the inuit people had been living there for 1000's of years..."

Manifest Destiny, baby!

Of course, that sort of philosophy is every bit as unlawful as that insignificant scrap of paper known as the Balfour Declaration, but hey, who's keeping score? 

SparkyvonBellagio's picture

Why didn't the Brits just give them land in South London or hell why not Ireland. Catch them sleeping after a "big" holiday celebration.... like any Thursday.... LOL






serotonindumptruck's picture

I nominate McMurdo Station, Antarctica.

Sort of like a leper colony, eh?

Charlie Bravo's picture

You know, all you really had to do was simply tell folks that you hate Israel, Sparky. There's no need to grease us up with horseshit nonsense.

Charlie Bravo


papaswamp's picture

As the president has no idea what to do....

Mr Lennon Hendrix's picture

Did he ever?

But really though, where is the guy?  Did someone steal his teleprompter?

fragrantdingleberry's picture

Didn't you hear? The House Repubs defunded his teleprompter.

Michael's picture

Some in The Navy remember what the Israelis did to the USS Liberty. No one in the US Navy wants to defend Israel.

Dead In The Water - The Sinking of the USS Liberty

"During the Six-Day War, Israel attacked and nearly sank the USS Liberty belonging to its closest ally, the USA. Thirty-four American servicemen were killed in the two-hour assault by Israeli warplanes and torpedo boats. Israel claimed that the whole affair had been a tragic accident based on mistaken identification of the ship. The American government accepted the explanation. For more than 30 years many people have disbelieved the official explanation but have been unable to rebut it convincingly. Now, Dead in the Water uses startling new evidence to reveal the truth behind the seemingly inexplicable attack. The film combines dramatic reconstruction of the events, with new access to former officers in the US and Israeli armed forces and intelligence services who have decided to give their own version of events. Interviews include President Lyndon Johnson's Secretary of Defence Robert McNamara, former head of the Israeli navy Admiral Shlomo Errell and members of the USS Liberty crew."


Michael's picture

What comes around goes around. A perfect example of Karma you Israeli bitches.

Ahmeexnal's picture

You are a sad human being.

Shylockracy's picture

Yes, poor Michael, after half a century of philosemitic brainwashing and his brain hasn't surrendered yet. It is hopeless, it seems.

Harmonious_Dissonance's picture

On the golf course, sneaking smokes behind the trees in the rough, naturally. Prob. sucking them down, too. But needs to hide his habit, lest some secret service man tells wifey...

Problem Is's picture

Yeah... Life's a bitch when you can't find your damn birth certificate...

nonclaim's picture

Yeah, but he compensates that with multiple SSNs...

fragrantdingleberry's picture

I don't give a shit where Obama was born but why would he spend millions of dollars defending the birthers' lawsuit instead of just producing his actual long form Hawaii birth certificate instead of the short form version we've all seen?

DosZap's picture

Because it is not THERE.

Period end of story.The Governor, and the MAyor(friends of OWhammy) say they literally cannot FIND one.

Rodent Freikorps's picture

This way he get to play the Birthers, And Anyone Who Thinks Like Them, Are Just Conspiracy Believing Nutjobs, angle. It isn't all that hard when the entire MFM has your back.

He is all about divide and destroy. Why do people think he has anything but hate for the US?

fragrantdingleberry's picture

Why would the son of a Kenyan communist who fought against British colonialism and studied the history of racial oppression hate America?

nonclaim's picture

Because, in the end, America proved his hatred for the country to be wrong by allowing him to become president. What more hateful than be proved wrong before the world?

Eally Ucked's picture

Do you ask for Rahm birth certificate?

Common_Cents22's picture

He can't wait til his 2012 papers get filed next week.  Then forget being President and governing, he gets to campaign for President again!