Listen: U.S. warns commercial airliners could be at risk flying over Persian Gulf
"As tensions escalate between the US and Iran. There are new security concerns. For jets flying over the Persian Gulf AP correspondent Jackie Quinn, reports u s diplomats through the Federal Aviation Administration are warning that commercial jetliners face a risk of being misidentified as hostile aircraft. It's a grim reminder that thirty years ago, the US mistook and Iranian passenger jet for a war plane. Nearly three hundred people on board were killed concerns are up since the White House ordered worships and bombers to the region to counter a possible threat from Iran on Iraqi official says that some foreign workers for Exxon Mobil, have begun evacuating from an oilfield in Bosnia, the US already ordered all non-essential diplomatic staff out of"