PBS NewsHour

Britain seeks diplomatic solution with Iran over Gulf crisis

Clip: 07/21/2019 | 5m 54s Video has closed captioning.

In response to the seizure of an Iranian-flagged ship by the United Kingdom earlier this month, Iran on Friday took a British oil tanker and its 23 members. As tensions between the two countries rise, Britain is looking to de-escalate the Gulf crisis diplomatically. Jackie Northam, NPR’s international affairs correspondent, joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss.

Aired: 07/21/19

Rating: NR

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