Iran says it successfully test-fired missiles during naval exercises near the strategic Strait of Hormuz.
An Iranian navy boat fires a missile in a drill on December 30, 2011. (AP)
In this image made available by the Iranian Students News Agency, an Iranian navy vessel launches a missile during a on January 1, 2012. (AP)
An Iranian ground-to-sea cruise missile called Qader (Capable) is launched during war games on January 2, 2012. (Reuters)
Military personnel pray as they stand behind a cleric on a naval ship during war games near the Strait of Hormuz on January 1, 2012.(Reuters)