Iran’s Revolutionary Guard seizes an oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AFP) – Iran’s paramilitary Revolutionary Guards seized a Panamanian-flagged oil tanker in the strategic Strait of Hormuz on Wednesday, in Tehran’s second such occupation in less than a week amid rising tensions over its nuclear programme. The seizure of the oil tanker Niofi renewed concerns about Iran’s threat to maritime traffic … Read more