June 24, 2019

U.S. Officials Working To Build Up Maritime Coalition To Deter Further Iranian Attacks

By Ilan Goldenberg

U.S. officials say they are trying to build up a coalition to deter Iranian attacks in the Persian Gulf. They are calling it the "Sentinel Program" to "help us have eyes on the shipping."

Listen to Ilan Goldenberg's full conversation on NPR's All Things Considered.


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