Iran condemns Israeli accusations of targeting an oil tanker

Sun 01 Aug 2021 at 13:44 Regional

NNA – Iran denounced today, through a spokesman for the Foreign Ministry, the "unfounded" Israeli accusations of Iran’s involvement in an attack on an oil tanker operated by an Israeli businessman in the Arabian Sea, which led to the death of two of its crew members, according to AFP.

"The Zionist regime must stop such baseless accusations," Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said in a press conference, adding, "This is not the first time that they make such direct accusations, and such statements are condemned."

 

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