Breaking down the video U.S. military says shows Iranian forces removing mine from tanker

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  • Debbie F
    Debbie F 4 bulan yang lalu

    You'd think the U.S Military would have a Higher TECH CAMERA these days !!!?? 😉

  • tyler massage
    tyler massage 4 bulan yang lalu

    It amazes me that the us government tries to tell us that an Iranian diver placed the mines, AND that the mine was removed well above the water mine.
    Why are explosive ordinance experts all standing on board and not nervous when removing a live mine?

  • Michael Collings
    Michael Collings 4 bulan yang lalu

    WE DON'T BELIEVE YOU! Washington' post or any other news outlet... Send YOUR OWN CHILDREN AND FAMILY TO DIE AND FIGHT YOUR OWN WARS!!

  • Joe
    Joe 5 bulan yang lalu

    Wow, so mines can fly?!?! 6-7 feet above water level and borrow themselve on the side before exploding?! Sounds like Alien technology.

  • Money Mike
    Money Mike 5 bulan yang lalu

    Filmed and made by Israel paid for by the poor hard-working American taxpayer filmed by the gay Hollywood Elite for one purpose to drag us the United States into a war that only the boogeyman profit from they use our young men n woman they expect them to die for profit wake up America wake up mr. Trump do not believe the warmongers make America great like you promised!!!!!!!

  • brandon gomez
    brandon gomez 5 bulan yang lalu

    Yea it seems pretty clear it was iran who did this, anyone not saying this with 100% certainty isnt an american like me who loves war and doesnt know what a false flag could look like. Lmao japanese captain at end of video is all u need to see, everything else is the governments point of view

  • jon_honor
    jon_honor 5 bulan yang lalu

    My only question is why the US troops didn't give a heads up to the ship while they were filming.

  • kevin balkwill
    kevin balkwill 5 bulan yang lalu

    Bloody lucky there was an American camera man with a camera he got at target being able to record a limpet mine being taken off of the tanker which did not detonate the yanks put 2+2 together and came up with Iran god bless America

  • gregory Brown
    gregory Brown 5 bulan yang lalu +2

    Didn't see mine. Would not forensics be able to determine if blast hole was caused by mine? How do you remove magnet mine from hull? Video shows 1 dude is able to do this?

  • Joe Smoe
    Joe Smoe 5 bulan yang lalu

    I say it was a us drone strike. Hit the targets with missles, then record the aftermath.

  • Mo Saad
    Mo Saad 5 bulan yang lalu

    How nice they put right under the dots and T. And that's exact one that dont explode. So they had to come take it off. Yeah right. False flag

  • First Name Last Name
    First Name Last Name 5 bulan yang lalu

    Wow can’t believe Iran has weapons of mass destruction I guess we need to invade using our new ship the USS Liberty you should look it up

  • Nick Name
    Nick Name 5 bulan yang lalu

    if they show such a fake news video "proofs" to americans it means the level of intelligence of the people has fallen extremely low.

  • Mark Illingworth
    Mark Illingworth 5 bulan yang lalu

    Why would you attach a limpet mine so far above the waterline ?

    • Thor A. Sic
      Thor A. Sic 5 bulan yang lalu

      If you want to disable, but not sink a ship who's contents would be poisoning your own fishing waters and washing up on your own shores.

  • seanek9
    seanek9 5 bulan yang lalu +1

    So the USS Bainbridge pictured the “likely mine” during the daylight on the 13th only to allow an Iranian ship to steal the evidence unchallenged on the night of the 13th? Please! If this is true I means the US Navy are a bunch of incompetent clowns....drunk and asleep at the wheel.

  • Noah Von
    Noah Von 5 bulan yang lalu

    ummmm,absolutely fake video,Iran war maybe.

  • faahQu
    faahQu 5 bulan yang lalu

    State run propaganda video.

  • bongo155
    bongo155 5 bulan yang lalu

    As usual WaPo takes the pro-war position like they did with Iraq. "Breaking down" the video done by some hack from the extreme right wing propaganda "think" tank the Heritage Foundation.

    I guess Bezos thinks theres some $$ for him to make out of a war with Iran.

  • GOODFELLA
    GOODFELLA 5 bulan yang lalu +1

    Iran don’t want us
    🇦🇺🇨🇦🇫🇷🇺🇸🇬🇧 + NATO, 🇯🇵🇰🇷🇸🇦 and 🇪🇺

  • Libertatus in Perpetuum
    Libertatus in Perpetuum 5 bulan yang lalu

    My 1999 phone had a better video quality than this....Gulf of Tonkin 1.0, Weapons of Mass Distraction, 2.0, Bashar Al Assad Gasses his own people, 3.0, Iranian Mine removal video 4.0
    What will be 5.0? Sorry FEDS, but I was taught in 1st Grade, "Oh what a tangled web we weave, when we practice to deceive." We don't believe you any more.....

  • Belladonna
    Belladonna 5 bulan yang lalu

    no one believes your lies anymore, do you think people are that stupid, you are owned by bezos,
    the american military industrial complex are pushing for another war on behalf of the zionists to boost the economy and further increase their grip on the middle east,
    oil needs to be above $60 a barrel to justify fracking in the us, plus all those missiles raytheon have been assembling need to be used somewhere to justify building more,
    You are just a propaganda outlet masquerading as a newspaper ;0 Have a nice day ;)

  • dipojones
    dipojones 5 bulan yang lalu +2

    Did they find the Iranian passports right beside the ships as well ?

  • Louise B
    Louise B 5 bulan yang lalu

    If it’s true there has been taking pictures why didn’t they follow the 🚣‍♀️ and find the people involved??

  • charles zimmerman
    charles zimmerman 5 bulan yang lalu +1

    Maybe this is the obvious false claim before they sneak in a more realistic false flag job.

  • Bruce Bright
    Bruce Bright 5 bulan yang lalu

    Yea sure

  • Semaru Gaijin
    Semaru Gaijin 5 bulan yang lalu

    They were R E M O V I N G the mines, we have been trying to blow up one of our own tankers and Iran has been REMOVING THEM, and they are citing the video of them REMOVING the mine, as evidence of them planting it.
    Holy FCUK
    why on earth would IRAN do this?
    When they have nothing to gain by going this. Provocing a guaranteed regime change by the US.
    DEAR WAPO, stop lying to us, we don't believe your bull#$*t anymore.

    • Thor A. Sic
      Thor A. Sic 5 bulan yang lalu

      The unexploded mine was certain to be discovered. The markings would have identified it as Iranian. They had no choice but to recover it and hope they were not noticed.

    • William Smith
      William Smith 5 bulan yang lalu

      how did they know the mine wouldn't blow up? Why would they risk touching it unless they planted it in the first place and knew it wouldn't go off?

  • Nader Naderi
    Nader Naderi 5 bulan yang lalu +1

    Israil and Saudi wahhabi terrorist behind the attack

  • Laureano Ali
    Laureano Ali 5 bulan yang lalu +1

    Man with all the technology there is out all we see is someone using and old black white vhs recording

  • Andy
    Andy 5 bulan yang lalu +3

    Suspicious! Wondering why a video can be such low quality as like taken by early 2000 phones? Or maybe it is intentionally released like that?! Plus the back of boats are not similar to me.

  • Eric loco
    Eric loco 5 bulan yang lalu +1

    remember when they showed us the footage of Syrian gas attacks?? that looked better and that turned out to be fake.

  • Kato Kane
    Kato Kane 5 bulan yang lalu +9

    1:35 🤔 That looks like a hole in the side of the ship not a "unexploded mine". The owner of the Japanese tanker stated that it was a "flying object" that hit the tanker, so if it where the Iranians in the video then they were probably inspecting the hole for evidence of a drone or missile.........but one thing for sure is I don't trust US "intelligence or Mike Pompeo".

    • Thor A. Sic
      Thor A. Sic 5 bulan yang lalu

      Eyewitness accounts are important, but only one piece of the whole picture. For example, after the mine did not detonate, Iran could have attacked the boat with missiles. These two pieces of evidence are by no means mutually exclusive.

  • Lesa Boo
    Lesa Boo 5 bulan yang lalu +1

    I don't get it... So removing a mine on a tanker is consider an attack?

    • Thor A. Sic
      Thor A. Sic 5 bulan yang lalu

      Think it through. An unexploded mine could easily be traced back to Iran. They had to get it back.

    • William Smith
      William Smith 5 bulan yang lalu

      they knew it wouldnt explode...because they must have planted it in the first place. If the mine came from a different country why would they risk bringing it onto their boat?

  • iluminatikill
    iluminatikill 5 bulan yang lalu +1

    Imagine being dumb enough to believe this false flag...Not even Japan buys the US bullsh@t...We will stand with you Iran it's beyond obvious that the US is looking for an excuse to start a war with Iran..The Iranians bought $10 dollars worth of a waterproof flex tape off that late night infomercial to try to fix that Japanese tanker

  • Tremayne Estwick
    Tremayne Estwick 5 bulan yang lalu +3

    The Japanese know who did it and its not Iran, world leaders are not stupid, they have seen this play before !

  • Ken Del Signore
    Ken Del Signore 5 bulan yang lalu +2

    reverse video of boat attaching mine. at 1:34 we see the hole in ship and this mine still attached in broad daylight, so when did this "Iranian" patrol boat come and take the un-exploded mine off?!? More likely scenario is the US drone was sent there before hand and the patrol boat guys are blackwater

  • Eric B
    Eric B 5 bulan yang lalu +1

    It is clearly Iranian boat all over it, even we all can see Iranians attackers faces and serial number on the explosives and made of Iran stamp.

  • Boris Praznovsky
    Boris Praznovsky 5 bulan yang lalu +16

    This evidence is next to saddam hussein weapons of m....

  • label1877
    label1877 5 bulan yang lalu

    All you America haters can suck my dick. You pussies would not last 30 days in Iran.

  • ghetso girl
    ghetso girl 5 bulan yang lalu

    I love the way our tax dollars are spent suporting carreer POS like the ones that have infested the Executive Branch of the USA, USA , USA. It's a shameful winless team USA, USA, USA! What an honor for all tax payers to be a part of this Fascist Criminal Enterprise, Go USA, Go USA, Go USA!

  • Shapur Sassani
    Shapur Sassani 5 bulan yang lalu +3

    probably Saud-Israeli false flag (USS Liberty). 9/11 (dancing Israelis)

  • Sal Paradise
    Sal Paradise 5 bulan yang lalu +9

    Eye witnesses said "no mine, we saw flying objects".
    Funny isn't it, how every time the US wishes to deal with an uncooperative Government/country, that that Government/country does something that perfectly plays into US policy, justifying the sanctions (despite knowing they hurt the innocent more than anyone else) and the inevitable "military operation". Every time.
    It's beyond credible.
    And the media bears much responsibility in this matter, lazily repeating obvious lies. The blood of every victim stains your hands as much as it does those who gave the orders.

    • Sal Paradise
      Sal Paradise 5 bulan yang lalu

      @Thor A. Sic Herein lies the rub. It's one thing to say either "but there are discrepencies in the official account", or, "the word of those making the allegations is worthless, due to a great number of previous lies and a callousness towards the resultant casualties", but quite another to say "it was MOSSAD/CIA/MI6/Aliens/Giants, etc".
      It is both correct and pertinent to observe that the official account of 9/11 is absurd and contradicts the events. There are many discrepancies in the accounts of recent "terrorist outrages" and I'm not talking about differing eye-witness testimony, that's to be expected. I'm talking about photographic evidence that shows clear signs of composition and/or staging. This is not to say, "everything they say is a lie", because that's infantile. But it is true to say that the healthy response, based on all previous evidence, is to be unwilling to immediately believe what's claimed at first.
      "Deterring Democracy" by Noam Chomsky is a most enlightening read when it comes to the sort of stuff the US gets up to "away from the prying eyes of the media", much of it based on solid research from now declassified documents and minutes of meetings.

    • Thor A. Sic
      Thor A. Sic 5 bulan yang lalu

      @Sal Paradise So you believe the video is fake? Who do you believe attacked these two ships?

    • Sal Paradise
      Sal Paradise 5 bulan yang lalu

      @Thor A. Sic The video shows nothing conclusively.
      The US builds replicas of "enemy" units for training purposes.
      No mine is seen clearly enough for anyone to say "yes, that's definitely a mine".
      After the lies the US told to get the war in Iraq off the ground, everything they say about other nations MUST be taken with a pinch of salt, or at best, a higher than normal standard of proof is required.
      Problem number 1 - if you are shown a video with an accompanying explanation, you will be more likely to see what you're told is happening. Watch such videos without sound. Go through a series of tests "is what they are claiming possible?", "does the video clearly show what is claimed it shows, or is there another explanation?" Has the channel/nation making the claim a reputation for truth or telling lies?
      Who benefits from this story being true and who benefits from it being false?
      I still see nothing that convinces me the US is telling the truth.
      The US Government wouldn't know the truth if it carpet bombed them from 1000 feet.

    • Thor A. Sic
      Thor A. Sic 5 bulan yang lalu

      @Sal Paradise Okay. I'll give this another try. How do you explain this video? What do believe is happening here?

  • edro1691
    edro1691 5 bulan yang lalu

    get a boat.. Make it look like it comes from another country.. Dress up some folks to look like they come from that country. Who would care more about removing an explosive device to hide their tracks

  • edro1691
    edro1691 5 bulan yang lalu +5

    This smells a little to much like a false flag op. Interesting that there is no oil spilled. Damage looks light..... War mongers need to quiet their drum beating a bit

  • BonerMaroner
    BonerMaroner 5 bulan yang lalu

    The fact Iran removed a mine is a good thing is it not?

  • Lee Shasta
    Lee Shasta 5 bulan yang lalu

    Are you people at the Washington Post brain dead? This video looks like it was shot by a movie camera from the early 1900s. There's no reason to believe this is authentic.

    • Thor A. Sic
      Thor A. Sic 5 bulan yang lalu

      You watch too many movies. Try taking any footage of something the size of a boat a quarter mile away and blowing it up. See what you get.

  • Jay M
    Jay M 5 bulan yang lalu

    1:43 Pfizer needs to market Viagra to Iran's Revolutionary Guards.

  • ZEN DAHODI
    ZEN DAHODI 5 bulan yang lalu +3

    It is too bad that once again the UK and the gulf nations are inching up to support USA in another brutal, bloody and illegal war in the middle east. USA and Saudi King are the known war mongers, they have and can provide any false proof or fabricated proof to get involved any country on this globe.

  • El Loco
    El Loco 5 bulan yang lalu +1

    I'm amazed they didn't bring their wives and children when picking up that mine.

    • Bra-Ball Legend
      Bra-Ball Legend 5 bulan yang lalu

      Pretty sure they brought the whole family, actually. Why so many people on the boat if you're trying to be stealthy and the job you're doing takes 2 guys?

  • Jay M
    Jay M 5 bulan yang lalu +3

    An besides, if you squint a bit, you can see the lead terrorist brandishing a "I Luv My Ayatollah" t-shirt :)

    • 801D012
      801D012 5 bulan yang lalu +2

      I saw that too and when he bent over I saw the label and it said, "100% Cotton - Machine Wash Warm - Tumble Dry Low - Made in Pakistan". I think it is around the 6 second mark.

  • Mac Daddy
    Mac Daddy 5 bulan yang lalu +7

    Ok, broad daylight? Why would any military do something that stupid?
    False Flag folks! Don’t let Bolton and Pompeo get away with starting a war!
    This is beyond obvious! Did anyone see guns on that boat? This is another Golf of Tonkin and weapons of mass destruction situation.

  • Trump Isanass
    Trump Isanass 5 bulan yang lalu +7

    The mines were placed by Eric Prince and his band of mercenaries at the behest of Israel.

  • Mooselippz
    Mooselippz 5 bulan yang lalu +3

    Why did the USA all mighty powerful Military NOT intercept and seize that craft???? What is this?? TONKIN 2???

  • Merlin Univers
    Merlin Univers 5 bulan yang lalu

    Inside Job :)

  • sadegh sadeghi
    sadegh sadeghi 5 bulan yang lalu +6

    I think it's a reversed footage of putting mine on the ship.

  • tino v
    tino v 5 bulan yang lalu +1

    Can you plz show us the video of Powell holding a vial of dust claiming it was Saddams proof of wmds.... morons

  • nowhereman78
    nowhereman78 5 bulan yang lalu +4

    Iran, the final country in the Middle East you people have been going after since I was a kid. Saddam Hussain had WMDs too huh!? MSM, still Fake News...

  • America Reigns
    America Reigns 5 bulan yang lalu +2

    The unexploded iranian mine would have definitively proven irans involvement. Iran did this. Iran should be mercilessly attacked. Death to iran. 🇺🇲🇺🇲🇺🇲🇺🇲🇺🇲🇺🇲🇺🇲🙂

    • 801D012
      801D012 5 bulan yang lalu +3

      May I be the first to thank you for volunteering. May I wish you success on your endeavor and don't let the door hit you in the a$$.

  • Deanna Delmar
    Deanna Delmar 5 bulan yang lalu +8

    Another Fake Video by the “trump Cult Loyalists”.

    • logmeindog
      logmeindog 5 bulan yang lalu +2

      Your grammar is horrible. Go away Chinese troll.

  • Stan Stinnett
    Stan Stinnett 5 bulan yang lalu

    Why is it zoomed in?

  • julio ochoa
    julio ochoa 5 bulan yang lalu +2

    WHY WITH SO MANY DISLIKES
    THIS VIDEO IS STILL PROPED UP BY IDclips ALGORITHMS
    Seems like someone wants us to see this BS.
    WE THW PEOPLE DONT WANT WAR

    • 801D012
      801D012 5 bulan yang lalu +2

      @Bulkier Writer 1 But you weren't, so you don't.

    • Bulkier Writer 1
      Bulkier Writer 1 5 bulan yang lalu

      Well if we or our allies were attacked then we have every right to go to war.