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WRAPUP 7-Britain says it fended off Iranian attempt to block its oil tanker  

By Editor - Thu Jul 11, 10:42 am

Three Iranian vessels tried to block a British-owned tanker passing through the strait that controls the flow of Middle East oil to the world, but backed off when confronted by a Royal Navy warship, Britain said on Thursday. A week after Britain seized an Iranian tanker accused of violating sanctions on Syria, London said the British Heritage, operated by oil company BP, had been approached in the Strait of Hormuz between Iran and the Arabian peninsula.

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WRAPUP 7-Britain says it fended off Iranian attempt to block its oil tanker

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