January 12, 2016

Pentagon: 2 US Navy boats held by Iran but will be returned

WASHINGTON (AP) — Iran was holding 10 U.S. Navy sailors and their two small Navy boats after the boats had mechanical problems and drifted into Iranian waters, but American officials have received assurances from Tehran that they will be returned safely and promptly.

Pentagon spokesman Peter Cook told The Associated Press that the riverine boats were moving between... Read more.

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Two U.S. Navy boats in Iranian custody but crew will be returned ‘promptly’ - Washington Post
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