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UK- US Talks on Building up Military Presence in Gulf Ongoing, Says Britain

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Fri, 12 Jul 2019 11:27 GMT

Discussions between Britain and the United States on building up their military presence in the Gulf are ongoing, Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesperson said on Friday July 12th amid tensions with Iran, according to Reuters.

"We are talking to the US about building on our presence in the face of recent threats to shipping in the area," May's spokesperson said on Friday. 

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