Strait of Hormuz: Center of the US-Iran oil conflict
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France 24's Sanam Shantyaei explores the importance of the Strait of Hormuz and how tensions in the area could raise economic and national security questions for the US, Iran, and their allies. Most recently, two oil tankers were reportedly attacked in the Gulf of Oman. The US is pointing blame at Iran, however Iran has denied responsibility for the alleged attacks and the perpetrator remains unconfirmed.