Sen. Rubio: Venezuela Must Turn Back Iranian Ships

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., citing a report that an Iranian warship is trying to deliver attack boats to Venezuela, said in a tweet that the vessel must be turned away or the U.S. should intervene.

In his tweet, Rubio linked to a story by Politico that noted the Biden administration is urging Venezuela and Cuba to turn away two Iranian warships believed to be carrying arms intended for transfer to Caracas.

 A senior Biden administration official vowed the U.S. will take “appropriate measures” to deter what it sees as a “threat.”

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