Ships around the world blow horn for seafaring 'heroes' [Video]

Ships around the world blow horn for seafaring 'heroes'

Shipping fleets around the world sounded their horns on Friday as part of a global initiative to mark May Day and show solidarity with seafarers amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Iran tanker reported hit by missiles is heading for Iran: Refinitiv data

An Iranian tanker, which Iran's oil company said was hit by missiles in the Red Sea, is headed towards Iran's Larak port in the Gulf, Refinitiv shipping data showed on Friday.
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Iran says attacked oil tanker still in Red Sea, will change route: ISNA

Iran said it will change the route of its Sabiti oil tanker after the vessel was attacked by two missiles in the Red Sea near Saudi Arabia, Iran's Students News Agency ISNA reported.
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Oil leak from Iran's Sabiti tanker under control: IRNA

An oil leak from the Iranian tanker Tehran said was targeted by two missiles in the Red Sea on Friday is under control, Iranian state news agency IRNA said.
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Iranian oil tanker on fire after explosion off Saudi coast - reports

Reports say oil is spilling into the Red Sea following an explosion on the tanker.
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Iranian oil tanker's crew are safe, situation stable on vessel: report

All crew members of an Iranian oil vessel that was on fire in the Red Sea after an explosion are safe and the situation of the tanker is stable, Iran's Nour news agency reported on Friday.
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Senior Iranian military adviser threatens broad response to any U.S. move

Iran maintained its defiant stance against the United States in the wake of attacks on Saudi oil infrastructure claimed by a Tehran ally, saying on Friday it would resist any U.S. plots against it..
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Arab coalition says foiled Houthi attack in Red Sea: TV

The Saudi-led coalition intercepted and destroyed an explosives-laden boat launched by the Iran-aligned Houthi movement from Yemen's main port of Hodeidah, Al Arabiya TV said on Thursday.
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Yemen's government starts indirect talks with southern separatists in Saudi Arabia: officials

Yemeni government officials have begun indirect talks with United Arab Emirates-backed southern separatists in the Saudi Red Sea city of Jeddah to end fighting in Aden and other southern provinces, a..
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Iran says oil tanker breaks down in Red Sea

An Iranian oil tanker has broken down in the Red Sea but the crew are safe and repairs are underway, Iran's state news agency IRNA reported on Wednesday.
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UN Hosts Talks In Effort To Break Yemeni War Stalemate Over Key Port City

un hosts talks in effort to break yemeni war stalemate over key port city
Yemen's warring sides had agreed on a "mechanism and new measures to reinforce the ceasefire and deescalation," the United Nations announced Monday after talks convened by former Danish general Michael..
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Saudi Arabia moves to secure Yemen Red Sea ports after UAE drawdown

Saudi Arabia's military in Yemen has moved in to secure two strategic Red Sea ports and the Bab al-Mandeb Strait after its leading ally the United Arab Emirates substantially reduced its presence..
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Saudi-led coalition says it foiled Red Sea ship attack, Houthis deny

Naval forces from the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen foiled an attempted attack on an unidentified commercial ship in the southern Red Sea on Monday by the Iran-aligned Houthis, which the group..
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Saudi says it foiled Houthi attack on ship in Red Sea, the group denies

Naval forces from the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen foiled an attempted attack on a commercial ship in the Red Sea by the Iran-aligned Houthi group, a military spokesman said on Monday.
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Yemen's Houthis to allow U.N. to inspect ships in Hodeidah: sources

Yemen's Houthi movement and the United Nations have agreed on a mechanism to inspect ships docking at Hodeidah following the group's withdrawal from three Red Sea ports under a U.N.-sponsored deal, a..
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