Iran takes the British flag and lifts its flag on the British tanker

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) — Iran’s Iranian news agency Press TV reported a video showing the Iranian flag being hoisted on a British ship, Stina Empero, which has been seized by the Iranian Revolutionary Guards since Friday for allegedly violating navigation laws.

British oil tanker
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The director of maritime navigation in the province of Hormozgan of Iran, Murad Afifi Bor, Friday that the detention of the British tanker came because of violating the laws of navigation, and collision with a fishing vessel in the Strait of Hormuz.


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