Washington: The United States has made an official announcement regarding the deployment of nuclear a submarine to the Middle East. This development comes at a time when an Israeli Zionist minister recently stated in an interview that dropping nuclear bombs on Gaza is also a possibility.
According to international news agencies, the United States Central Command (US CENTCOM) has issued a statement and released images on its social media platform X (formerly Twitter) about sending the nuclear submarine to the Middle East. The statement provides details about the arrival of the US Navy’s nuclear submarine under the supervision of the Central Command in the Middle East region.
— U.S. Central Command (@CENTCOMArabic) November 5, 2023
The US Central Command has confirmed in its statement that during the Israeli bombing of Gaza, the United States had previously sent two military aircraft and warships to the region to address ongoing crisis situations. The recently dispatched a nuclear submarine as part of the same mission.
The Dwight D. Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group (IKECSG) arrived in the Middle East and the CENTCOM area of responsibility as part of the increase in regional posture.
The strike group is commanded by Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 2 and comprised of flagship aircraft carrier USS… pic.twitter.com/CYLX5mTTki
— U.S. Central Command (@CENTCOM) November 4, 2023
It is worth noting that since the beginning of Operation Al-Aqsa Flood launched by Hamas on October 7, continuous intense bombing by Israel on Palestinian territories has been ongoing for the last 31 days. This has resulted in the martyrdom of over 10,000 Palestinians, including a significant number of women and children.