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Oil, Defense and Sanctions: Why the Strait of Hormuz Is So Volatile

As tensions between the U.S. and Iran rise, a series of incidents has put a strategic maritime waterway back into the spotlight: The Strait of Hormuz. WSJ’s John Simons explains. Photo: Getty Images

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