UK joins US in Strait of Hormuz naval security mission

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To the Middle East now no sign of tensions easing with Iran USA radio's Chris Barnes with the very latest now from Washington DC Britain's saying it will join the US led naval security mission in the strait of Hormuz for around seizure of merchant vessels in recent weeks as only raise tensions higher with the west earlier Iran's foreign minister was again criticizing recent US financial sanctions placed on him the Iranian foreign minister telling reporters into wrong imposing sanctions against a foreign minister means failure for any efforts at negotiation the US administration last week announcing sanctions for months after president trump imposed similar sanctions on Iran's supreme leader the moves are seen as part of Washington's escalating campaign and what Concord maximum pressure on the Islamic

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