On Saturday (August 7), Iran was outraged by statements from G7 foreign ministers blaming it for the deadly attack on an oil tanker off the coast of Oman. Held at the end of July.
“We strongly condemn the unsubstantiated allegations made by the G7 Foreign Ministers and the EU High Representative on European Affairs, in which they made baseless allegations against the Islamic Republic of Iran.”Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Katifsade said in a statement.
“All evidence clearly points to Iran”, Blamed the great powers of the G7 In a joint statement, A condemnation “Planned and targeted attack” Without “No justice”.
July 29, Mercer-Street, An oil tanker run by a company owned by an Israeli billionaire was the target of an attack off the coast of Oman, resulting in the death of a British security guard and a Romanian crew member. United States, United Kingdom and Israel Blamed Iran very quickly, Who, in the midst of a series of tensions, attacks and series of sabotage in the waters of the region, has denied any involvement.
The U.S. military command for the Middle East (CentCom) released the results of its investigation Friday. According to its press releaseThe two trapped drones lost their target first, and third, “Loaded with ammunition for military use”Come on, fall on Mercer-Street. American experts “Many fragments of this third drone were recovered” And “Concluded on the basis of evidence”, He said “Made in Iran”, CentCom adds.
In the view of Iranian Brigadier General Apolposzl Shekarzi, quoted by the official IRNA news agency, “The Americans claim to have found parts of Iranian drones in the water, which is their source, but no laboratory has determined it.” [les drones] Does it belong to Iran? “, He asked. Soldier condemnation “The American way of weaving stories and using them to blame Iran”.