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Iran’s president has addressed the matter on Saturday.
Iranian President Hassan Rohaní has asserted that the US You will have problems if you interfere with the navigation of oil tankers from the Islamic Republic.
“If our oil tankers in the Caribbean or anywhere in the world are in trouble with the Americans, they will also have problems,” the Tasnim agency quoted Rohaní, who on Saturday had a telephone conversation with the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin. Hamad Al Thani.
This May 20, the Minister for the Defense of Venezuela, the General in Chief Vladimir Padrino López, affirmed that the South American country will receive the Iranian oil tankers that transport fuel for their country, and announced that “they hardly enter the exclusive economic zone , will be escorted by ships, ships and planes of the Bolivarian Armed Force (FANB)“
“With Iran we have agreements, there is cooperation in various matters, orders, areas. We will receive that help, humanitarian aid, as we have received from Russia, from China, from other parts of the world. Welcome solidarity be. We have already established contact with the Iranian Minister of Defense“Padrino Lopez added.
The arrival of these vessels occurs in a context of tension, after the US government threatened to use military force to prevent the entry of Iranian tankers into Venezuela. This Wednesday, the Caracas representative to the United Nations, Samuel Moncada, denounced before the Security Council that any attack on the ships “would constitute a real armed aggression”, not only against Tehran but also against the inhabitants of his country.
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