Tagged With Iran

The Iranian supertanker detained by Britain over accusations that it was transporting oil to Syria has been released


US Marines sailed through the Strait of Hormuz with an armoured vehicle on the flattop's flight deck, ready to fight off Iranian gunboats


Iran claims UK may release captured Grace 1 oil tanker soon, suggesting Britain is close to a U-turn on the ship swap idea it previously rejected



Australia is preparing to join US and UK military operations against Iran — but Scott Morrison says this is not like last time


Iran is reportedly jamming ship GPS navigation systems to get them to wander into Iranian waters


US Air Force F-15 fighter jets are patrolling the Persian Gulf with cluster bombs, and they may be Iranian gunboat killers



Iran was able to capture a British oil tanker because it only gave the Royal Navy 1 hour's notice to escort it, rather than 24, former UK Defence Secretary says


Trump is sanctioning Iran's top diplomat and it will likely make it harder to avoid military conflict


Britain rejects swapping seized oil tankers with Iran, 4 days after Prime Minister Boris Johnson's father said it would be 'easy peasy'


GitHub is reportedly blocking access to its site for users in places like Crimea and Iran, which are under US sanctions


US Secretary of State Pompeo said he'd go to Iran if needed as Iran tensions continue to rise


Boris Johnson's dad tells Iranian TV that the UK's new prime minister 'loves' Iran and will resolve the tanker crisis 'easy peasy'



There's a lurking danger the US-Iran powder keg in the Persian Gulf could be ignited in Iraq


A bold British tanker ignored the government's warnings and travelled through the Strait of Hormuz, just days after another UK ship was captured by Iran


A US warship may have actually taken out more than one Iranian drone that got too close


Iran releases awkward video purporting to show seized British tanker crew cooking on board 3 days after they were captured



Iran's best weapon in the new tanker wars against the US and UK is looking more and more like a dud


'If you obey, you will be safe.' Iran released dramatic video of its forces seizing a British tanker and the crew it interrogated


The UK reportedly told Trump not to threaten Iran while it negotiates for the release of tanker hostages


Pompeo says UK must protect its own ships in the Strait of Hormuz as British politicians raise questions about the strength of the Royal Navy