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FILE PHOTO: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is seen during a meeting with Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and with deputies and Senior directors of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Tehran, Iran, August 6, 2019. Official President website/Handout via REUTERS/File Photo

DUBAI (Reuters) – President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday Iran and other Gulf states could protect the region’s security and foreign forces were not needed, state TV reported, repeating a longstanding rejection of a U.S. maritime security mission in the region.

The United States has launched a maritime security mission in the Gulf backed by Britain after Iran seized a British-flagged vessel there last month.

Reporting by Dubai newsroom; Editing by Peter Graff

Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.



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