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US officials: US has imagery showing Iranian boat removing unexploded mine from Gulf tanker

Jun 13, 2019 - CNN

The United States has video and photos that show an Iranian navy boat removing an unexploded mine attached to the hull of the Japanese-owned chemical tanker Kokura Courageous, four US officials tell CNN.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday blamed Iran for an attack on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman, saying the assessment was based on intelligence, but presented no public evidence to support his claim.

One of the officials said a US military aircraft overhead recorded a full m...