BREAKING: Iran ‘seizes British-flagged oil tanker’
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A British-flagged oil tanker has been seized in the Gulf by the Iranian Revolutionary Guard, Iran media say.
The owners of the Stena Impero, which was bound for Saudi Arabia, say they have been unable to contact the vessel and it is “heading north towards Iran”.
The article goes on to state the following:
The company says there are 23 personnel on board and it was approached by “unidentified small crafts and a helicopter” in the Strait of Hormuz.
The government’s emergency committee, Cobra, is meeting in Whitehall to discuss the incident.
This latest development comes amid heightened tensions between the UK and Iran.
British-flagged oil tanker has been seized in the Gulf by Iranian Revolutionary Guard, Iran media say https://t.co/92V0o6m8Tv
— BBC Breaking News (@BBCBreaking) July 19, 2019
BREAKING: Iran ‘seizes British-flagged oil tanker’. Updates via @LloydsList. UK government in emergency meetings after UK-flagged product tanker Stena Impero is reported to have been seized by Iranian authorities in Strait of Hormuz. https://t.co/Vxg8B51Pfz
— Richard Meade (@Lloydslisted) July 19, 2019
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