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UK says it prevented Iranian Revolutionary Guard from intercepting oil tanker

France 24 Thursday, 11 July 2019 ()
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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News video: Iranian boats 'harassed' British tanker: U.S.

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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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