BREAKING: US calls on Britain, France and Germany to send warships to combat Iran


US OFFICIALS have called on Britain, France and Germany to send warships and aircraft in a mission to secure the Strait of Hormuz from Iran.

It come amid the ongoing row over the seizure of British vessel Stena Impero and the repeated attacks on tankers in the Gulf.

US Embassy officials in Berlin confirmed that Washington has formally asked Britain, France and Germany to back their mission to “combat Iranian aggression”. 

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