U. S. sends aircraft carrier to Gulf as additional option

(AGI) Washington, June 14 - Secretary of Defence Chuck Hagelhas said that a U.S. aircraft carrier will be deployed to thePersian Gulf should there be a need for military interventionin Iraq. The Pentagon has emphasised that an aircraft carrierwill provide "greater flexibility" should it become necessaryto protect American lives and interests in Iraq because of thecurrent jihadist offensive. . .

(AGI) Washington, June 14 - Secretary of Defence Chuck Hagelhas said that a U.S. aircraft carrier will be deployed to thePersian Gulf should there be a need for military interventionin Iraq. The Pentagon has emphasised that an aircraft carrierwill provide "greater flexibility" should it become necessaryto protect American lives and interests in Iraq because of thecurrent jihadist offensive. . .