UK warns Iran over 'deeply unwise' attacks on oil tankers

Credit: Reuters- Published on June 13, 2019
Britain is working on the basis that Iran is responsible for attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday, and warned Iran that these actions were "deeply unwise", Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said.
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Published on June 13, 2019 -  00:27
UK blames Iran for oil tanker attacks: government source
A government source said on Thursday that Britain shares the U.S. government’s assessment that Iran is to blame for two attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. Reuters reports that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told reporters earlier on Thursday that the U.S. government believed Iran was to blame, based on the weapons used, the level of expertise needed to execute the operation, and other factors. Iran has not claimed responsibility for the attack.

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