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Iran's seizure of tanker raises questions for int'l shipping: Hunt

Britain's Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt

Iran's seizure of a British-flagged tanker raises very serious questions for British and international shipping in the Strait of Hormuz, Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt said on Saturday.

The British government's emergency response committee COBRA discussed the situation at length and a statement will be made to parliament on Monday regarding further measures Britain will take, he told reporters.

Last Modified: Sunday، 21 July 2019 03:07 AM