Iraqi Navy – With the 5th Fleet: Iraq's crude navy

Virginian Pilot – The Iraqi navyís main goal is to protect the country’s oil terminals. U.S. and coalition forces now protect the rigs against attacks by terrorists and smugglers.
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Iraqi Navy – New navy already has its sea legs

Washington Times – The new Iraqi navy, reformed only two years ago after its destruction during 12 years of war and sanctions, has begun conducting independent patrols as part of the multinational effort to protect Iraq’s offshore oil platforms and its ports of Umm Qasr and Khawr Al Zubayr.
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