| 17 September 2021, Friday |

U.S. confident Iran carried out attack on tanker -Secretary Blinken

On Monday, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken stated that the US is sure that Iran carried out a drone strike on an Israeli-managed tanker travelling through international waters near Oman on Friday.

“I’d want to reiterate my condemnation of the attack on the commercial ship on Friday… We’ve undertaken a comprehensive investigation and are certain that Iran was responsible for the attack “At a regular news briefing, Blinken stated.