Beckett urges swift, peaceful end to sailor issue

Britain's foreign secretary said Tuesday that Britain wanted the dispute over Iran's capture of British sailors and marines to be resolved "swiftly and peacefully." "We will continue to leave the door open for a constructive outcome of these difficulties between Iran and the United Kingdom," Margaret Beckett said during a visit to Turkey. "But I think it is in everyone's interest to resolve this swiftly and peacefully."