UK says it prevented Iranian Revolutionary Guard from intercepting oil tanker
Thursday, 11 July 2019 (
1 week ago)
The British navy said it prevented three Iranian paramilitary vessels from impeding the passage of a British ship in the
Strait of Hormuz early Thursday, a day after Iran's president warned of repercussions for the seizure of its own supertanker.
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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. Iranian boats 'harassed' British tanker: U.S. 01:04
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