Iran attacks 'unacceptable': Acting U.S. amb. to the U.N.
Cohen spoke to reporters after the closed-door council session requested by the United States.
He also said he told the 15-member council that U.S. evidence showed Iran was to blame for attacks on commercial tankers in the Gulf region in May and June and called on the world to tell Iran it is "unacceptable."
According to Reuters, U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said that any war between the United States and Iran would be swift, although he reiterated his desire to avoid a military confrontation..