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Blair Calls Again for Iranian Release of British Sailors

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Blair Calls Again for Iranian Release of British Sailors

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Blair Calls Again for Iranian Release of British Sailors

Blair Calls Again for Iranian Release of British Sailors

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British Prime Minister Tony Blair has called again for the release of 15 British Marines and sailors detained by Iran. The prime minister has said he would move to a "different phase" if Iranian officials don't hand them over to Britain soon.

The British sailors were seized by Iran after allegedly entering Iranian waters. The British government says the vessel carrying the sailors was in Iraqi waters.