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Britain calls for European naval mission to counter Iran’s ‘pir...

07 July, 2019 8:52 am 8:52 am

LONDON/DUBAI (Reuters) – Britain called on Monday for a European-led naval mission to ensure safe shipping through the Strait of Hormuz, days after Iran seized a British-flagged tanker in what London described as an act of “state piracy” in the strategic waterway. Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt outlined the plans to parliament after a meeting of … Read More