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Middle East / US-Iran Relations / Tanker / US Military #1139521

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jul 21, 2019
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(Studio: Elaine Quijano) The Iranian seizure by commandos of a British oil tanker in the Straits of Hormuz featured; scenes shown from the Persian Gulf with an audio exchange between the Iranians & the British navy played.

(Prince Sultan Air Base, Saudi Arabia: David Martin) A look at US military forces in the Persian Gulf region as the US is locked in rising tensions with Iran featured; scenes shown of US soldiers in Saudi Arabia. [Commander Gen. Frank McKENZIE says we are near the Prince Sultan Air Base where planes can be handled: we will not be cowed by Iran.]

Quijano, Elaine;
Martin, David

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