Irans Seizure of Navy Boats a Humiliation for Obama, United States

Sen. Tom Cotton charged on Tuesday that Iran was purposefully trying to embarrass President Obama and America by seizing two U.S. Navy boats just hours before Obama's address to the nation, and slammed U.S. officials for trying to downplay the event just before Obama's remarks.

"I don't think the timing of this intercept of our two naval vessels in the Persian Gulf is coincidental," he said on CNN.

"First off, it's humiliating Barack Obama, and therefore the United States, to have American sailors held hostage during his final State of the Union," he said.

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