Saudis ramp up threat of war over Iran

SAUDI ARABIA ramped up the threat of a new Middle East conflagration today as it echoed US claims that Iran had attacked two tankers in the Gulf of Oman.

Iran has denied any responsibility for Thursday’s attacks on the ships, one of which was Japanese-owned, and pointed to the questionable timing of the incident – which took place when Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was in Tehran for trade talks.

The US has released grainy footage it says shows an Iranian patrol boat...
source: Morning Star Online

2019-06-16 21:56
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