Britain will face ‘repercussions’ for seizing Iranian oil tanker, president Rouhani says
Wednesday, 10 July 2019 () Britain will face “repercussions” after seizing an Iranian oil tanker last week, Iran‘s president has said. Tehran has demanded the immediate release of the Grace 1 supertanker, which a detachment of Royal Marines boarded off the coast of Gibraltar on suspicion it was breaking European Union sanctions by carrying oil to Syria. Hassan Rouhani called the seizure “mean and wrong” during a cabinet meeting, the official IRNA news agency reported. We’ll tell you what’s true. You can form your own view. From 15p €0.18 $0.18 USD 0.27 a day, more exclusives, analysis and extras. Subscribe now “You [Britain] are an initiator of insecurity and you will understand its repercussions,” he...
(MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) TEHRAN ? Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei Tuesday denounced, what he described as, Britain's illegal seizure of an... MENAFN.com Also reported by •Reuters
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s paramilitary Revolutionary Guard forces have seized a foreign oil tanker accused of smuggling oil with a crew of 12, Iran’s... Seattle Times Also reported by •Haaretz •Eurasia Review •The Age