U.S. believes Iran seized oil tanker missing in Persian Gulf
Wednesday, 17 July 2019
U.S. officials believe Iran seized a
United Arab Emirates-based tanker, but Iran says it helped the vessel. CBS News' David Martin has the latest as the U.S. tries to rally allies for a flotilla to protect shipping in the Persian Gulf.
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The Government is "urgently" investigating reports a British oil tanker has been seized by Iranian authorities in the Persian Gulf. The Stena Impero, which is registered in the UK, was seized by the Iranian Revolutionary Guard in the Strait of Hormuz for "violating international maritime rules",... Iranian authorities 'seize British oil tanker in Persian Gulf' 00:26
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