Iran summons UK envoy over 'unfounded' tanker accusations
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  • 03:33 16 June 2019

Iran summons UK envoy over 'unfounded' tanker accusations

Iran on Saturday summoned the British ambassador to Tehran after London blamed it for attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, ONA rpeorts quoting Reuters.

“During the meeting with Iran’s foreign ministry official, Iran strongly condemned the unfounded allegations and criticized Britain’s unacceptable stance regarding the attacks in the Gulf of Oman,” it said.

The ambassador was asked for an explanation and correction after Britain was the only nation to echo U.S. accusations, ISNA reported.

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