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Official website: Iran says tanker accidents have not affected its oil exports

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Iran's crude exports have yet to be affected by recent tanker accidents in the Gulf, Iran's oil minister said on Sunday. "Oil tankers and oil exports are one...
Iran says it is ready for different scenarios after seizure of British tanker

Oman urges Iran to release Stena Impero

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Oman urged Iran on Sunday to release British-flagged Stena Impero, which it seized on Friday, and said it was in contact with all parties to ensure the...
Iran says it is ready for different scenarios after seizure of British tanker

London describes Iran’s detention of the carrier as a “hostile act” and Tehran is...

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Britain condemned Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Gulf as a "hostile act" on Saturday and rejected Tehran's justification that the carrier had been...
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Britain says Iran approached tanker in Omani waters

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A British-flagged tanker seized by Iran approached Iranian security forces when it was in Omani waters and said the action was "illegal interference," Britain told the UN...
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Iran warns Britain of escalation and says crew is okay

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Iran urged Britain on Sunday to contain "internal political forces" who want to escalate tensions between the two countries following Tehran's seizure of a British-flagged tanker. Britain called...
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British FM will resign on Wednesday because of the EU exit without an agreement

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- British Finance Minister Philippe Hammond said on Sunday he would resign on Wednesday before his expected dismissal by the most likely candidate for British Prime Minister Boris...
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British warship warned Iranian forces against the tanker’s capture

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A British warship sent a radio signal to warn an Iranian patrol boat of damaging the oil tanker Stina Empero as it passed through the Strait of...
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Five reasons why London is unable to attack Iran

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The interception of the tanker carrying Iranian oil off Gibraltar and, subsequently, the seizure of a British tanker by Iran in the Persian Gulf took place at...
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Strait of Hormuz blocked on the British?

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Friday, July 19, the "pirates of his Majesty Elizabeth II" have taken for their rank: just hours after the 30-day extension of the illegal seizure of the...
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Iran intercepts a British tanker in the Persian Gulf

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Guard Corps of the Islamic Revolution (CGRI) reported the arrest of a British tanker in the Strait of Hormuz. According to the Tasnim news agency, which refers...
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British oil confiscated: Israel strengthens maritime security measures

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Fearing that his ships will not be targeted by Iran, the Israeli regime has tightened security measures in the waters overlooking occupied Palestine. Following the confiscation of the...
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Persian Gulf: “We are unable to escort all our tankers!”

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The UK Under Secretary of Defense acknowledged London's inability to protect all its ships. In an exclusive interview with Sky News, UK Under Secretary of Defense Tobias Ellwood...
Iran says it is ready for different scenarios after seizure of British tanker

Iran says it is ready for different scenarios after seizure of British tanker

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Iran's ambassador to the UK has called on London to "contain its domestic political forces that want an escalation" in the Gulf, as the Iranian navy seizes...
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Iran announces the “confiscation” of a British tanker in the Strait of Hormuz

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Iran's Revolutionary Guards detained a British oil tanker on its way through the Strait of Hormuz Friday and seized a second tanker owned by a British company...
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Britain-flagged oil tanker detained by Iran Arrested off Bandar Abbas

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Iran's oil tanker, which is flying the flag of Britain and confiscated by Iran, is anchored off the port of Bandar Abbas with all its crew on...
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Iran opens probe into British tanker after “colliding” with fishing boat

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Iran opened an investigation into a British-flagged oil tanker Saturday, which Tehran says has hit a fishing boat in the Strait of Hormuz amid rising tension in...
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Iran “confiscated” British tanker, Russians would be on board (IMAGES)

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Revolutionary Guards said they "confiscated" a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz, according to the Iranian TV channel Press TV. British oil tanker Stena Impero...
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London confirms Iran’s arrest of another tanker in the Strait of Hormuz

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United Kingdom has confirmed Iran's arrest of another Liberian-flagged oil tanker shortly after the seizure of British tanker Stena Impero in the Strait of Hormuz. Iran has...
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British diplomacy did not provide Clinton before Trump

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A week after the diplomatic incident that strained ties between London and Washington, confidential British documents revealed Thursday that a not-so-positive assessment was launched against the administration...
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The brother of the port of Manchester attack in 2017 from Libya to Britain

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A force in the Libyan capital Tripoli, holding the brother of a suicide bomber suspected of helping to plot an attack on a concert in Manchester in...