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Former Naval officer exposes flaws in US intel on Iran oil tanker attack

Former Naval officer exposes flaws in US intel on Iran oil tanker attack

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The Trump administration has released a range of photographic and video evidence in support of its claim that intelligence proves how Iran attacked a Japanese-owned oil tanker near the Strait of Hormuz. But a Canadian military analyst and former Navy officer for nearly twenty years has called the evidence into question, highlighting unresolved anomalies in the US version of events. His reservations are backed by Japanese government sources. A number of other states – the US, Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Israel – as well as other jihadist groups and even a rogue hardline faction of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards, have been flagged as potential culprits in the attacks that could pave the way for a wider war fitting into the Trump administration’s new plan for ‘American Energy Dominance’. The US government says that the evidence, including fragments of an exploded weapon and a magnet from an unexploded device, indicates that limpet mines were attached to the side of the oil tankers….
Source: Former Naval officer exposes flaws in US intel on Iran oil tanker attack

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