IRAN REJECTS US CLAIMS OF 'HARASSING' WARSHIPS, URGES WASHINGTON TO 'CHANGE BEHAVIOR'

IRAN REJECTS US CLAIMS OF 'HARASSING' WARSHIPS, URGES WASHINGTON TO 'CHANGE BEHAVIOR'

IRAN REJECTS US CLAIMS OF 'HARASSING' WARSHIPS, URGES WASHINGTON TO 'CHANGE BEHAVIOR' -- RT NEWS

Speaking Saturday, Rear Admiral Kenneth Whitesell, commander of the Carrier Strike Group 2, claimed that Iranian speedboats approached the 5-vessel flotilla led by the US aircraft carrier USS George H.W.
"We emphasize that the Americans would be responsible for any unrest in the Persian Gulf, and again warn that the US military must change its behavior," he said.
The circumstances of the standoff were not been revealed until Wednesday, when US Navy commanders referred to the incident to accuse Iran of undermining safe traffic in international transit waters.

Dismissing the allegations, Brigadier General Masoud Jazayeri, deputy chief of staff of Iran's armed forces, stated that the reports of a faceoff were completely unfounded and stem from “false reports or ulterior...

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