01/13/2012 06:36 am ET

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran's Supreme Leader, Warned Against Closing The Strait Of Hormuz

The Obama administration is relying on a secret channel of communication to warn Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, that closing the Strait of Hormuz is a “red line” that would provoke an American response, according to United States government officials.

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