Iran seizes a foreign oil tanker, an announcement by the Iranian Revolutionary Guards

Iran seizes a foreign oil tanker, an announcement by the Iranian Revolutionary Guards

Tehran: The Iranian Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) announced the seizure of one more foreign oil tanker. IRGC clarified that action was taken as the concerned tanker was smuggling oil to one of the Arab countries. Tension has already been created in this region, after the seizure of a British tanker by Iran, a few weeks ago. […]

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UK will not ‘Barter’ with Iran for release of the oil tanker, reprimands British Foreign Minister

UK will not ‘Barter’ with Iran for release of the oil tanker, reprimands British Foreign Minister

London: Dominic Raab, the new British Foreign Minister reprimanded Iran saying, “If Iran wants to relieve itself from a dark future, it should abide by the international laws and release the British oil tanker, unconditionally. The United Kingdom will not entertain any exchange for the release.’ On July 11, the British marines’ unit seized the […]

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Iran is taking a dangerous path, committing illegal deeds to create instability, warns British Foreign Minister over the seizure of oil tanker

Iran is taking a dangerous path, committing illegal deeds to create instability, warns British Foreign Minister over the seizure of oil tanker

London/Tehran: “If the United Kingdom does not free the Iranian oil tanker, it becomes our duty to seize British tanker, passing through the Persian Gulf,” threatened Iranian Revolutionary Guards two weeks ago. Iran materialised the threat by seizing a British oil tanker named ‘Stena Impero’. The United Kingdom has reacted sharply to the threat, and […]

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UAE oil tanker goes missing from the radar, involvement of Iranian Revolutionary Guards suspected

UAE oil tanker goes missing from the radar, involvement of Iranian Revolutionary Guards suspected

Washington/Dubai: An oil tanker from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has gone missing from the Persian Gulf, since the last four days. As per the UAE sources, the tanker went missing from the radar, while it was passing through the Strait of Hormuz. The United States has said that it suspects that the ships of […]

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Iran attempted detaining British oil tanker, Iran dismisses accusation

Iran attempted detaining British oil tanker, Iran dismisses accusation

Dubai/London: The United Kingdom has alleged that Iran tried to realise the threat of detaining a British oil tanker. The Iranian patrol vessels had planned to take the British oil tanker, sailing through the Persian Gulf, into the Iranian marine limits. The United Kingdom informed that timely action by a British destroyer forced the Iranian […]

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Iranian defence forces ready to protect Iranian oil tankers from US attacks, assert Iranian officials

Iranian defence forces ready to protect Iranian oil tankers from US attacks, assert Iranian officials

Tehran/Washington: ‘The Iranian defence forces are prepared to protect the Iranian oil tankers, as they were previously’, asserted the officials from the Iranian defence forces. Therefore, the Iranian oil tankers can take any marine route they wish, without any fears.’ Only last week, the United States had warned of action against the Iranian oil tankers. […]

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Don’t permit Iranian oil tankers to dock at your ports if you don’t want trouble, warns US State Department

Don’t permit Iranian oil tankers to dock at your ports if you don’t want trouble, warns US State Department

Washington: The western countries are continuing cooperation over crude oil with Iran despite the US-imposed sanctions, have been issued a stern warning by the United States saying, ‘No country should let the Iranian oil tankers dock in their ports or even enter their country waters. If any state allows an Iranian oil tanker to enter […]

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Saudi stops marine oil shipments following the attack on the oil tanker by Houthi rebels

Saudi stops marine oil shipments following the attack on the oil tanker by Houthi rebels

Riyadh/London: The oil shipments are being affected by the Houthi conflict in Saudi Arabia and Yemen. The Houthi rebels attacked a Saudi Arabian oil tanker passing through the Bab Al Mandab Strait. Cautioned by this attack, Saudi has stopped the oil shipments to Europe passing through this marine sector. This has had its effect on […]

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