Thursday saw two more oil tankers attacked in the the Middle East, this time in the Gulf of Oman. Initial estimates by the U.S. military pointed the finger at Iran and later released a video that claimed to show Iranian personal removing an unexploded limpet mine from one of the tankers in an attempt to cover their tracks.

Iran was obviously the likely perpetrator. The four sabotaged tankers in May, their proxies recently launching a missile that landed near the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, and a Houthi attack on a civilian airport in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday, would make Thursday’s episode…