CORRECTS: UK government says 3 Iranian vessels unsuccessfully tried to stop British ship in the Strait of Hormuz.

CORRECTS: UK government says 3 Iranian vessels unsuccessfully tried to stop British ship in the Strait of Hormuz.

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- CORRECTS: UK government says 3 Iranian vessels unsuccessfully tried to stop British ship in the Strait of Hormuz. (Corrects APNewsAlert to drop extraneous word)