The Trump administration is blaming Iran for attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman.Secretary of State Mike Pompeo leveled the accusation from the State Department briefing room on Thursday.
It is the assessment of the U.S. government that Iran is responsible for today's attacks in the Gulf of Oman. These attacks are a threat to international peace and security, a blatant assault on the freedom of navigation, and an unacceptable escalation of tension by Iran. pic.twitter.com/cbLrWNU5S0
— Secretary Pompeo (@SecPompeo) June 13, 2019