Iran crisis is reminder why we need cool heads when the heat is on

 Iran’s seizure of a British tanker in one of the world’s most crucial shipping channels is a stark reminder of the instability of our age.

The Revolutionary Guard’s decision to board the Stena Impero in the Strait of Hormuz was a direct response to the impounding of one of Iran’s vessels off Gibraltar.

The official reason given for the Royal Marines’ operation was that the Grace 1 had been heading for Syria.

Few believe, however, that it didn’t have more to...
source: Daily Record

2019-07-21 07:35
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