Pompeo Blames Iran For Attacks On Tankers
June 13, 2019
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is blaming Iran for this morning's attacks on tankers in the Gulf of Oman. Speaking at the State Department today, Pompeo said Iran's actions are a clear threat to international peace and security. He accused Iran of lashing out in an effort to disrupt global oil markets ratcheting-up tensions in the volatile Middle East. Pompeo said Iran should engage in diplomacy, not "terror, bloodshed and extortion."
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