US eyes military alliance off Iran, Yemen

By Phil Stewart
Updated July 10 2019 - 7:23am, first published 7:20am
US Marine General Joseph Dunford wants a military coalition to safeguard waters off Iran and Yemen.

The US hopes to enlist allies over the next two weeks or so in a military coalition to safeguard strategic waters off Iran and Yemen, where Washington blames Iran and Iran-aligned fighters for attacks, the top US general says.

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