US steering Britain into Iran trouble that could be bigger than Iraq War, says Burgon

MINISTERS must not sink to playing the roles of US President Donald Trump’s “sidekicks” or “messengers” over Iran, shadow justice secretary Richard Burgon urged today after a British vessel was seized.

Oil tanker the Stena Impero was commandeered by Iranian forces while in Oman’s territorial waters in the Strait of Hormuz last week, following Britain’s seizure of an Iranian oil tanker the week before.

Mr Burgon warned the British government against being...
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2019-07-21 21:05
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