Iranian cleric: U.S. Navy ‘fleet can be destroyed with one missile’

Iranian cleric: U.S. Navy ‘fleet can be destroyed with one missile’
One down, 200-odd to go. Iranian fleet surges en masse to blow up anchored, stationary, defenseless mock up of U.S. aircraft carrier. 2015. YouTube video

[Ed. – From Baghdad Bob to … Esfahan Ed?  A signal example of how prophecy and religious exhortation differ from military operational analysis. We await the cleric’s pronouncements on the combat assets of the U.S. Marines and U.S. Air Force with interest.]

A senior Iranian cleric said in a Friday prayers sermon that the United States’ navy fleet could be “destroyed with one missile”, as a U.S aircraft carrier headed to the Gulf, the semi-official news agency ISNA reported. …

“Ayatollah Yousef Tabatabai-Nejad,… referring to the Abraham Lincoln warship heading to the Gulf, said: ‘Their billion (-dollar) fleet can be destroyed with one missile'”…

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