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Pompeo: Iranian oil tanker headed for Syria

Despite Iran's assurance that the vessel would not sail to Syria, this seems to be the set course, according to the US.

Photo: SEBASTIEN ST-JEAN/AFP / AFP

The US has information that Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya-1 is headed for Syria, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo informed Friday.

"We have reliable information that the tanker is underway and headed to Tartus, Syria. I hope it changes course," Pompeo wrote on Twitter.

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