U.N. chief calls for independent probe into Gulf tanker attacks

Charlemagne Prize (Karlspreis) recipient, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, speaks during the ceremony in Aachen, Germany May 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen - RC1F842543F0

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on Friday for an independent investigation to establish the facts and who was responsible for attacks on two oil tankers this week in the Gulf of Oman. The United States blamed Iran for the attacks on Thursday, a charge Tehran rejected. Amid the rising tensions, […]

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