Stena Impero was impounded following seizure of Iranian tanker close to Gibraltar on suspicion of providing oil to SyriaIran says it will soon release a British-flagged tanker that its Revolutionary Guards seized more than two months ago, sparking a crisis in Gulf shipping.Maritime authorities in the Islamic republic told the semi-official Fars news agency on Sunday that the Sweden-owned Stena Impero would imminently be released, confirming earlier remarks by the chief executive of Stena Bulk, the company that owns the vessel. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/sep/22/iran-to-release-british-flagged-tanker-seized-in-strait-of-hormuz
Author : Michael Safi
Publish date : 2019-09-22 19:20:43
Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.
- UNITED KINGDOM
- UNITED STATES