USA responds to Iran’s seizure of British oil tanker as Saudi media says SECOND ship held

THE US has issued its first comment after a British oil tanker is believed to have been seized by the Iran's Revolutionary Guard - as Saudi Arabian media further claimed a second British vessel has been detained.

Washington has weighed into the ongoing crisis in the Strait of Hormuz, with White House National Security Council spokesman Garrett Marquis saying the US is aware of what is happening in the area. He said: "We are aware of reports that Iranian forces seized a British oil tanker. The US will continue to work with our allies and partners to defend our security and interests against Iran's malign behaviour.” 

And US President Donald Trump announced the US will "work" with the...
source: Express

2019-07-19 22:56
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