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Iranian boats 'tried to intercept British tanker'

BBC News Thursday, 11 July 2019 ()
The armed boats are reported to have withdrawn after receiving a warning from a Royal Navy ship.
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U.S. officials say five boats belonging to Iran's Revolutionary Guards tried to stop a British oil tanker in the Gulf but withdrew after a British warship warned them. The Guards and Iran's foreign minister have rejected that claim. Ryan Brooks reports.

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