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Sabiti oil tanker attacked by one or more governments: Iran FM

ISNA - Iranian Students' News Agency

Tue / 15 October 2019 / 13:58

Tehran (ISNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif stressed that the attack on Sabiti oil tanker was a governmental action, saying, according to the obtained information, the attack was carried out by one or more governments.

About the attack on the Iranian oil tanker near the Saudi port city of Jeddah on Friday, Zarif said, "According to the obtained information, the attack was carried out by one or more governments but Iran will refrain from making any accusations for now as the investigation into the attack continues".

"The attack on the Iranian oil tanker was a complex operation and was backed by a government," he added.

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