Britain Says No To Swapping Seized Oil Tankers With Iran

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Published on July 29, 2019 - Duration: 00:32s

Britain Says No To Swapping Seized Oil Tankers With Iran

Military tensions are high between London and Tehran after the U.K. denied a plan to swap oil tankers with Iran.

Britain recently seized Iran’s oil tanker off British territory, claiming it breached E.U.


Afterwards, Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps seized a British tanker in retaliation.

Although Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s father suggested swapping tankers, the plan did not go through.

According to Business Insider, the U.K.


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