Category: Seizes

Report: Iran Seizes Another Foreign Tanker in Gulf
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Report: Iran Seizes Another Foreign Tanker in Gulf

Iran seized another foreign-flagged oil tanker on Sunday morning for allegedly “smuggling fuel” to unspecified Arab states, local state media reports. In July, Iran’s Revolutionary Guard seized a UK-flagged vessel, amid heightened tensions in the vital shipping lane. Iran initially claimed that vessel, the Stena Impero, had collided with an Iranian fishing boat. The UK…

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