More countries support naval mission in Strait of Hormuz

Foreign ministers from a series of EU nations on Monday agreed to support the naval mission in the Strait of Hormuz. Countries such as Germany, Denmark, Italy and Greece support the mission, which is headed by France.

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The international naval mission in the Strait of Hormuz, aimed at ensuring passage for commercial vessels, continues to take shape.

Foreign ministers from a series of EU nations on Monday agreed to support the mission, namely Belgium, Denmark, Greece, the Netherlands, Italy, Portugal and Germany. France heads the mission.

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