Washington has blamed Iran for the attacks in the Gulf of Oman and say the images taken from a US Navy MH-60R helicopter are proof of that. 32 more words
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The Pentagon announced on Monday that 1,000 additional US troops and more military resources will be sent to the Middle East.
“In response to a request from the US Central Command for additional forces, and with the advice of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and in consultation with the White House, I have authorized approximately 1,000 additional troops for defensive purposes to address air, naval, and ground-based threats in the Middle East,” acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said in a statement. 36 more words
WASHINGTON — The Pentagon on Monday, June 17 ordered another 1,000 American troops to the Middle East, moving to bolster security in a region reeling from hostile attacks on commercial ships that the U.S. 957 more words
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