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Posted: May 7, 2014 at 4:52 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “The carriers are responsible for supplying America’s air power. So it’s natural that we want to sink the carriers.” Adm. Ali Fadavi, the naval chief of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard, who said Iran will target American aircraft carriers if a war between the two countries ever breaks out

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