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Trump says US warship 'wrecked' Iranian automaton in Gulf

Iran denies losing any automaton after Donald Trump says US brought down an unmanned Iranian air ship in the Strait of Hormuz. 



The United States says a US Navy ship has "wrecked" an Iranian automaton in the Strait of Hormuz after it compromised the vessel, a case Iran quickly denied.

In comments at the White House on Thursday, US President Donald Trump said the automaton had traveled to inside 1,000 meters of the USS Boxer and had overlooked "numerous calls to remain down".

"This is the most recent of numerous provocative and threatening activities by Iran against vessels working in global waters. The US maintains whatever authority is needed to guard our work force, offices and interests," Trump said.

"The automaton was promptly obliterated," he included.

Abbas Araghchi, Iranian delegate outside priest, expelled the case in a Twitter post on Friday.

"We have not lost any automaton in the Strait of Hormuz nor anyplace else. I am concerned …