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Rouhani: There is a video of an attack on Iranian tanker in the Red Sea

IRAN (OBSERVATORY NEWS) — An Iranian tanker damaged in the Red Sea on Friday was hit by at least two missiles and a video was recorded, President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday.

Iranian authorities reported that the Iranian-owned Sabeti oil tanker had been struck off the coast of Saudi Arabia. There was no independent report on the cause of the damage.

Saudi Arabia, Iran’s rival, has denied any involvement in the attack.

Saudi Arabia said it had received a distress call from the tanker but closed the automated tracking system before authorities could help.

Rouhani said in a speech broadcast live on state television that the attack was undoubtedly carried out by a government and would have consequences.

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