'Our Mistake': Iran Releases Video of American Sailor Apologizing

An unidentified U.S. sailor is seen apologising for his patrol boat having entered Iranian territorial waters in the Gulf by mistakeIranian state television today released video of one of the American sailors detained Tuesday apologizing following an incursion by two U.S. Navy boats into Iranian waters — a video that a U.S. military official said was “clearly” staged. The sailor in the video said he and his colleagues were detained after Iranian authorities approached them with “weapons drawn” as they drifted in the water.

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