Iran tanker row: tensions rise between Iran and the UK | 5 News

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Published on 12 Jul 2019, 18:30
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► The war of words and show of military might between the UK and Iran intensified today, amid escalating tensions in the Gulf.

It comes after Iranian boats attempted to intercept a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz on Wednesday.

Today, the Ministry of Defence sent in one of the most advanced warships in the world.

Donald Trump meanwhile says "Iran had better be careful".

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