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Trump blames Iran for tanker attacks, fears of confrontation rise

U.S. President Donald Trump blamed Iran on Friday for attacks on two oil tankers at the entrance to the Gulf despite Tehran's denials, raising fears of a confrontation in the vital oil shipping route.

iran - Reuters
10:17am PDT - June 14th, 2019

Trump blames Iran for the tanker attacks. But let's be skeptical of his administration's pro-war bluster.

The administration has been trying to make a case that Iran's actions require a robust defense of America. It's worth being wary of their rhetoric.

iran - MSNBC
10:09am PDT - June 14th, 2019

Trump blames Iran for oil tanker attack, won't say how US plans to respond

President Trump on Friday blamed Iran for the attack on oil tankers but when pressed would not reveal how the U.S. would respond despite his earlier threats.

iran - ABC News
9:17am PDT - June 14th, 2019

Why would Iran attack tankers in the Gulf of Oman?

Iran's policy of strategic patience under punishing US sanctions may be coming to an end.

iran - Google News (UK)
9:15am PDT - June 14th, 2019

President Trump Says Iran Was Behind Oil Tanker Attacks, but He Still Hopes for Negotiation

While Iran has denied being involved in the attacks, U.S. Central Command released footage it said shows evidence that refutes those claims

iran - Time
8:33am PDT - June 14th, 2019

Stock edge lower, gold gains on slowdown, geopolitical fears

Equity markets struggled and safe-haven assets like gold were in demand on Friday as weak Chinese data stoked investor anxieties over a global growth slowdown and fears of a U.S.-Iran confrontation added to geopolitical uncertainty.

iran - Reuters
8:26am PDT - June 14th, 2019

Tanker crew were detained by Iran after first being rescued by another vessel: US officials

U.S. officials have told Fox News that the crew of one of the two stricken oil tankers damaged outside the Persian Gulf were detained by the Iranians Thursday after first being rescued by another merchant vessel.

iran - Fox News
8:23am PDT - June 14th, 2019

6/14: CBSN AM

U.S. military releases video appearing to show Iranian boats removing objects from tankers. 12-year-old started company to make hospital experience "friendlier" for young patients.

iran - CBS News
7:59am PDT - June 14th, 2019

U.S. says video shows Iran removing unexploded mine from damaged tanker

The U.S. says Iran is behind the tanker attacks in the Gulf of Omar. Pentagon released video allegedly showing the Iranian Revolutionary Guard alongside the Japanese tanker removing an object the U.S. says was a mine that had not exploded. CBS News national s…

iran - CBS News
7:30am PDT - June 14th, 2019

Trump builds case against Iran in tanker attacks, calls it a "nation of terror"

The international community is urging restraint as tensions escalate between the U.S. and Iran. Washington blames Iran for attacking two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. CBS News national security correspondent David Martin and CBS News State Department repor…

iran - CBS News
7:26am PDT - June 14th, 2019

With Iran, sometimes the logical explanation is the correct one

Iran would like the world to think that the attacks on two tankers off its Gulf coast are shrouded in uncertainty. "Suspicious doesn't begin to describe what transpired this morning," said Iran's Foreign Minister Javid Zarif in his first tweet following the b…

iran - Google News
7:22am PDT - June 14th, 2019

Iran tensions and a weakening global economy are causing a tug of war on the global oil market

Oil prices have been all over the place this week.

iran - Axios
7:08am PDT - June 14th, 2019

Trump blames Iran for tanker attacks, stoking fears of confrontation

U.S. President Donald Trump blamed Iran on Friday for attacks on two oil tankers at the entrance to the Gulf despite Tehran's denials, stoking fears of a confrontation in the vital oil shipping route.

iran - Reuters
7:02am PDT - June 14th, 2019

Trump says ready to hold talks with Iran despite tanker attacks

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he was ready to launch talks with Iran whenever it was ready, even as he blamed Tehran for attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman.

iran - Reuters
7:02am PDT - June 14th, 2019

US says video shows Iran removing mine from stricken tanker

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The U.S. military released a video Friday it said showed Iran's Revolutionary Guard removing an unexploded limpet mine from one of the oil tankers targeted near...

iran - Associated Press
6:58am PDT - June 14th, 2019

The US blames Iran for the tanker attacks. Here's what the Navy could do next

It will likely take days, weeks or even months for the military to go through the forensics needed to find out exactly who is behind the attack, but one expert says, "Iran's ships are very exposed."

iran - Google News
6:39am PDT - June 14th, 2019

Iran rejects U.S. accusation of involvement in tanker attacks | CBC News

Iran has rebuffed blame for attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, and affirmed its responsibility for security in the Strait of Hormuz, where almost a fifth of the world's oil passes, state radio reported Friday.

iran - CBC News
4:38am PDT - June 14th, 2019

U.S., Iran Trade Accusations in Wake of Tanker Attacks

Iran rejected American allegations that it was behind an attack on two fuel tankers in the Gulf of Oman, deflecting blame for an incident that has again ratcheted up fears of military conflict.

iran - The Wall Street Journal
3:46am PDT - June 14th, 2019

U.S., Iran Trade Accusations in Wake of Tanker Attacks

Iran rejected American allegations that it was behind an attack on two fuel tankers in the Gulf of Oman, deflecting blame for an incident that has again ratcheted up fears of military conflict.

iran - The Wall Street Journal
3:46am PDT - June 14th, 2019

The U.S. Releases Video It Says Shows Iran Attacking Oil Tankers in the Gulf of Oman

Tehran hit back, denying the allegations and accusing Washington of “warmongering.”

iran - Vice News
3:38am PDT - June 14th, 2019

US-Iran tensions rise as Pentagon releases video of oil tanker attack in Gulf of Oman

US Military says video shows Iran is behind the attack

iran - Google News (UK)
2:23am PDT - June 14th, 2019

Dow Cowers as Trump Blames Iran for Gulf Tanker Attacks: ‘It Was Them’

By CCN Markets: The Dow inched toward a cautious session on Friday following President Donald Trump’s blunt assertion that Iran owns the blame for attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman. Dow Edges Lower; Nasdaq Suffers Steep Drop All of Wall Street's majo…

iran - Crypto Coins News
2:13am PDT - June 14th, 2019

Dow Cowers as Trump Blames Iran for Gulf Tanker Attacks: ‘It Was Them’

By CCN Markets: The Dow inched toward a cautious session on Friday following President Donald Trump’s blunt assertion that Iran owns the blame for attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman. Dow Edges Lower; Nasdaq Suffers Steep Drop All of Wall Street's majo…

iran - Crypto Coins News
2:13am PDT - June 14th, 2019

Iran blames US of 'warmongering' over Oman oil tank blasts

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo blamed Iran for the attacks.

iran - Metro
2:08am PDT - June 14th, 2019

Iran's Rouhani says U.S. actions threaten Middle East stability

U.S. actions pose a serious threat to stability in the Middle East, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told the leaders of a China-led security bloc including Russia and India on Friday.

iran - Reuters
1:06am PDT - June 14th, 2019

RT @intheMatrixxx: If clowns were just outed on the public stage in Iran, I'd say the jig is up now. https://t.co/lWlUzLi9fG QPosts w/IRA…

LuminatedPatriot (@signup55765001)
9:46am PDT - June 17th, 2019

Do you understand that the deal Obama made consisted of giving Iran over a billion dollars, Iran is attacking American trade ships, should he just let that happen ? https://t.co/CRyGmySpcM

mr z (@ZRaut)
9:46am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @realDonaldTrump: “Iran to defy Uranium Stockpile Limits”

Deplorable SEC ⭐⭐⭐ (@edinssister)
9:46am PDT - June 17th, 2019

Trump’s inability to tell the truth and surrounding himself with likeminded decievers like Bolton, Pompeo and Haswell rightfully leads us to question the veracity of any of their claims about Iran. How and what to believe.

chris hellberg (@hellcheez)
9:46am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @realDonaldTrump: “Iran to defy Uranium Stockpile Limits”

Andrew M Leba (@AndrewMLeb)
9:46am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @marklevinshow: “Beto” Iran’s best buddy https://t.co/xnJcdsJply

M (@M39571461)
9:46am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @karolcummins: Iran says it dismantled a U.S. cyber espionage network He did not specify how many CIA agents were arrested and in what…

Maggi Sietsma (@Amsteis)
9:46am PDT - June 17th, 2019
RT @adamjohnsonNYC: Anyway it’s a big fucking mystery why Adam Schiff supports war with Iran (Yes this is real) https://t.co/lf30n0h7OP

RT @adamjohnsonNYC: Anyway it’s a big fucking mystery why Adam Schiff supports war with Iran (Yes this is real) https://t.co/lf30n0h7OP

Local Oaf (@SnackAlgorithm)
9:46am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @realDonaldTrump: “Iran to defy Uranium Stockpile Limits”

res (@ITmastermind)
9:46am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @KatyFBrand: A woman, a mother of small children, is imprisoned in Iran. She is ill, physically, and highly distressed mentally. She i…

Lisa Roberts (@LisaR91)
9:46am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @CharlieDaniels: Why is nobody in the media mentioning the fact that Obama saved Iran’s bacon with a huge influx of cash a while back As…

karen (@kmac5999)
9:46am PDT - June 17th, 2019
RT @adamjohnsonNYC: America can overthrow Iran with ease says guy who totally got Iraq right https://t.co/YSmfrbgH03

RT @adamjohnsonNYC: America can overthrow Iran with ease says guy who totally got Iraq right https://t.co/YSmfrbgH03

Jeremy Monson (@Jereyouu)
9:46am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @CharlieDaniels: Why does the world have such a hard time accepting the fact that no matter what Iran signs they will continue to pursue…

WNorwood (@WandaNorwood)
9:46am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @charliekirk11: After 6 more years of Trump, the only legacy left of Barack Obama will be the corruption of his administration: Clapper…

Dustin Waltemeyer (@Dustin3973)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @LinaArabii: US: Iran attacked your tanker. Japan: How do you know? US: Because.. Uhh... They know how to attack ships. Japan: ... So…

Macário Pratas (@CavaloBranco10)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @ajamubaraka: It's a testament to the U.S. public as the most propagandized people on the planet that at times they will still oppose ag…

Bobo N1 (@MooBozo)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @4FreedominIran: Iran Tops Russia On Twitter’s Latest List Of Government-Backed Banned Accounts #BlockIRGC @forbes https://t.co/8scsr87…

Ehsan A. (@Ehsan4000)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @charliekirk11: After 6 more years of Trump, the only legacy left of Barack Obama will be the corruption of his administration: Clapper…

Linder RN (@linder_2)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @ZaidZamanHamid: Turkey, Iran, Russia, China, Pakistan....this must be the power bloc in these times....on equal terms... Erdogan is for…

Muneeb Qureshi (@MuneebQureshi67)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

28 people are volunteering their kids to "peace keep" in Iran. https://t.co/vjzJOWIO2D

J.-P. "Jeremiad" Janson De Couët (@jpjanson)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @FranTownsend: This is #Iran: Iran's FM @jzarif affirms right to execute gays and blasts U.S. and Israel | The Jerusalem post https://t.…

(@ModernBulls)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @LipGallagher22: FF prevented. Next. Immigration / chikd separation. Narrative change critical. IDEN talking points. Distract IG report…

LadyYoungbull (@LadyYoungbull)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @devyani21: @RavinarIN @narendramodi Perfect write up One needs to stand up like Donald Trump or Putin Trump has changed d economy by r…

Gopal Bihani (@gopalbihani)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @FranTownsend: This is #Iran: Iran's FM @jzarif affirms right to execute gays and blasts U.S. and Israel | The Jerusalem post https://t.…

Junijuin Enero (@peacenjunity)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

The man who's had my back since the day 1. Happy father's day, Baba. #itshangi @ Tehran, Iran https://t.co/WcksS9XnL9

Hangi Tavakoli (@itshangi)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

If you relate German companies to foreign policy you get clear picture..Also with Iran and Qatar https://t.co/YVUWZAtj0v

cyril widdershoven (@riskparty63)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @FranTownsend: This is #Iran: Iran's FM @jzarif affirms right to execute gays and blasts U.S. and Israel | The Jerusalem post https://t.…

jrknews4u (@jrknews4u)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019
RT @adamjohnsonNYC: Anyway it’s a big fucking mystery why Adam Schiff supports war with Iran (Yes this is real) https://t.co/lf30n0h7OP

RT @adamjohnsonNYC: Anyway it’s a big fucking mystery why Adam Schiff supports war with Iran (Yes this is real) https://t.co/lf30n0h7OP

SmallThings (@SmallThings13)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @charliekirk11: After 6 more years of Trump, the only legacy left of Barack Obama will be the corruption of his administration: Clapper…

LiveLoveLaf (@leaclark1)
12:10am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @chutoislam: Oman attack: Why Israel remains mum as accusations against Iran abound https://t.co/XBtdv81M77

中田考 (@HASSANKONAKATA)
12:02pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @MollyJongFast: @FaceTheNation @SenTomCotton Going to war with Iran will not make Tom cotton a real boy

Mike McNeely (@The_Geek_Room)
12:02pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

#Pompeo says #US does not want war with #Iran; pushes for international response https://t.co/KyPJXvLyWh

LBCI Lebanon News EN (@LBCI_News_EN)
12:02pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

The Taliban claimed an attack on U.S. forces. Pompeo blamed Iran. https://t.co/BIETSkSiBO

jpfoster65 (@jpfoster65)
12:02pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @joshuamahony: If Tom Cotton wanted healthcare and good wages for the people of Arkansas half as much as he wants war with Iran, he'd be…

Ella (@TraskRose)
12:02pm PDT - June 16th, 2019
Secretary of State Pompeo says the US is considering a range of options, including a military response, regarding rising tensions with Iran, but emphasized President Trump does not want to go to war… https://t.co/hopaz2SD6b https://t.co/2zyKGuCW7F

Secretary of State Pompeo says the US is considering a range of options, including a military response, regarding rising tensions with Iran, but emphasized President Trump does not want to go to war… https://t.co/hopaz2SD6b https://t.co/2zyKGuCW7F

Nippon Buzz (@BuzzNippon)
12:02pm PDT - June 16th, 2019
Raleigh News Schiff agrees with Trump: 'No question' Iran attacked oil tankers - Fox News https://t.co/cm0XaaBq8S https://t.co/nxFndA0ck0

Raleigh News Schiff agrees with Trump: 'No question' Iran attacked oil tankers - Fox News https://t.co/cm0XaaBq8S https://t.co/nxFndA0ck0

Raleigh NewsChannel (@_Raleigh_NC)
12:02pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @mcspocky: Raise your hand if you knew for a fact upon seeing Tom Cotton's name trending that he had either said or did something really…

caring1a. #ImpeachmentInquiry (@caring1a)
12:02pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @VentureCoinist: The United States is now being treated the same as countries on the UN Security Council Sanctions list. Iran, North Ko…

Estelle (@eireen103)
12:02pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @MalcolmNance: Agree but as an intelligence professional w/direct naval combat experience against Iran, I’ve seen no definitive intel to…

Belinda (@uskiwiblend)
12:02pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

(Why can't we all be nicer to each other?) Pompeo on Iran: US considering range of options including military https://t.co/jCiBhLjg6e

Sarah's Bike Repairs (@BikeRocketCom)
12:02pm PDT - June 16th, 2019