'Very likely indeed' Iran was behind Saudi attacks: UK PM Johnson
Monday, 23 September 2019 Britain believes it is very likely Iran was behind an attack on Saudi oil facilities and London will work with the United States and European allies to de-escalate tensions in the Gulf, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday.
Britain, Germany and France have called out Iran for attacks on Saudi oil facilities, backing earlier assertions by the U.S. The three countries are urging Tehran to agree to new talks with world powers on its nuclear and missile programs and regional security issues. Eve Johnson reports.
The United States is gearing up to deploy additional boots on the ground to Saudi Arabia, as well as a missile defense system, in order to shore up security in... OilPrice.com Also reported by •Reuters