Saudi Arabia says Iran was behind tanker attacks

Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir says "Iran has a history of doing this."
Friday 14/06/2019
Saudi Arabia's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel bin Al-Jubeir speaks at a news conference in Riyadh, March 4. (Reuters)
Saudi Arabia's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel bin Al-Jubeir speaks at a news conference in Riyadh, March 4. (Reuters)

WASHINGTON - Saudi Arabia agreed with the United States that Iran was behind the suspected attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir said on Thursday.

"We have no reason to disagree with the secretary of state. We agree with him," Jubeir told CNN. "Iran has a history of doing this." 

(Reuters)