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Zarif: US arms sales make the Gulf a "tinderbox ready to blow" | news

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned of an arms race in the Middle East and said recent US arms sales have turned the Gulf region into a "tinderbox ready to blow up". In an exclusive interview with Al Jazeera on Monday, Zarif said more warships in the Gulf would only lead to more insecurity. "The US [sold] worth $ …

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Iran confiscates the third oil tanker on the Persian Gulf

Iran seized a ship accused of fuel smuggling in the Persian Gulf. In recent weeks, the Iranian Revolutionary Guards have arrested a ship on the waterway for the third time as the stalemate between the Islamic Republic and the US continues. The Iranian forces intercepted the ship Wednesday near the island of Farsi, which is used by the Revolutionary Guards …

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Iran confiscates foreign oil tankers in the Gulf to smuggle fuel

The tanker was intercepted Wednesday evening by the 2nd Marine Corps of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard, according to the Iranian news agency ISNA. According to press TV, the ship had seven crew members and 700,000 liters of fuel 4,500 barrels. If it were full, this amount would make it a relatively small tanker. The nationalities of the ship and the …

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Iran confiscates oil tankers with "smuggled fuel" in the Persian Gulf, state media reports

The Iranian Revolutionary Guard seized an oil tanker in the Persian Gulf last week allegedly carrying "smuggled fuel" out of Iran, the state media said Sunday. According to the state, the ship carried 700,000 liters [185,000 gallons] fuel TV and the semi-official news agency Fars. Seven crewmembers reportedly were arrested during the confiscation of the ship. IRANS FOREIGN MINISTERS INVITED …

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Iran Seizes Oil Tanker in Persian Gulf

Iran has seized a foreign oil tanker in the Persian Gulf that smuggling fuel to some Arab states. The report said that the tanker had been detained and the ship's foreign crew held by the country's elite Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps. No further details were provided, including who owns the vessel and the nationalities of the seized crew members. Iran's …

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Iran confiscates foreign oil tankers who smuggle fuel into the Gulf States

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iranian forces have seized a foreign oil tanker in the Gulf, smuggling fuel into Arab states and arresting seven crew members, Iran's state-run media reported Sunday. The ship was intercepted near the Iranian Farsi island in the Gulf, said the semi-official Iranian news agency Fars. The Lebanese television station al-Mayadeen reported that it was seized on Wednesday. …

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The Navy sends an atomic submarine into the Gulf after Iran conquered the British oil tanker World | news

As tensions in the region increased, sources pointed out that the Astute-class submarine would play a purely defensive role, using its sophisticated equipment to collect covert electronic information to secure British and international shipping. On Saturday, Iran intensified its provocation by releasing images of the Quds Force of the Iranian National Guard, which rappelled from the helicopter to board the …

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New species found in the Gulf: Pocket sized shark splashing luminous clouds

NEW ORLEANS – A pocket-sized pocket-shark found in the Gulf of Mexico has emerged as a new species. And the mysterious pouches after which he was named, near his front fins? Scientists say they inject small glowing clouds into the ocean. Researchers from the Gulf and New York have the style of the American shark or Mollisquama (mah-lihs-KWAH-muh) mississippiensis (MISS-ih-sip) …

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Iran News: US believes Iranians seized oil tanker Riah in the Persian Gulf as supreme US commander searches for flotilla with allies

Tensions with Iran remained high on Wednesday as the mystery of the whereabouts and status of a oil tanker on the Persian Gulf arose. According to CBS News' leading national security correspondent David Martin, US officials believe Iran has seized the small coastal tanker along with its 25-strong crew. Iran has responded to an emergency call from Panamanian tanker MT …

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