🇺🇸

Britain Says No To Swapping Seized Oil Tankers With Iran

Video Credit: Wochit
Published on July 29, 2019 - Duration: 00:32s

Britain Says No To Swapping Seized Oil Tankers With Iran

Military tensions are high between London and Tehran after the U.K. denied a plan to swap oil tankers with Iran.

Britain recently seized Iran’s oil tanker off British territory, claiming it breached E.U.

Sanctions.

Afterwards, Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps seized a British tanker in retaliation.

Although Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s father suggested swapping tankers, the plan did not go through.

According to Business Insider, the U.K.

Advertisement

You are here

Related news from verified sources

Recent seizures and attacks aimed at oil tankers in the Strait of Hormuz will raise insurance rates for shipping companies and, if unchecked, reduce tanker...
on July 20, 2019 • Seattle Times

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran is demanding the British navy release an oil tanker seized last week off Gibraltar, accusing London of playing a “dangerous game.”...
on July 12, 2019 • Seattle Times

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Britain’s foreign secretary says the U.K. would facilitate the release of an Iranian tanker seized by Britain’s Royal...
on July 14, 2019 • Seattle Times

Related videos from verified sources

Iranian President Says Seized Oil Tanker By Britain Was 'Illegal' 00:32
Video credit: Wochit - Published on July 28, 2019 

Iran seizes British-flagged oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz 02:09
Video credit: TomoNews US - Published on July 23, 2019 

Jim Cramer: Here's What It's Going to Take to Make Oil Investable 01:00
Video credit: The Street - Published on July 22, 2019 

You might like