Tag: oil tankers

Tensions escalate as Iran denies US claims of shooting down Iranian drone

Tensions escalate as Iran denies US claims of shooting down Iranian drone

Iran has claimed of the country's Revolutionary Guard has seized the foreign tanker accused of smuggling oil the report did not identify the seized vessel but said it was intercepted… Read more »

Trump abruptly calls off military strike on Iran a day after U.S. drone was downed

Trump abruptly calls off military strike on Iran a day after U.S. drone was downed

President Trump abruptly called off military strikes on Iran Thursday night. Sources tell CBS News concerns from U.S. allies were one factor in the president’s decision to stand down. CBS… Read more »

Iran 'executes CIA spy' as Donald Trump announces fresh sanctions against Tehran

Iran 'executes CIA spy' as Donald Trump announces fresh sanctions against Tehran

Iran has executed a former defence ministry worker who was spying for the United States, according to a report aired on state-run TV. Key pointsIran claims it found spying equipment… Read more »