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Iranian oil tanker hit by two missiles near Saudi port

October 11, 2019 by Reuters By Parisa Hafezi and Sylvia Westall DUBAI, Oct 11 (Reuters) – An Iranian-owned oil tanker was struck, probably by missiles, in the Red Sea off Saudi Arabia’s coast on Friday, Iranian media said, an incident that if confirmed will stoke tension in a region rattled by attacks on tankers and oil sites since May. The Sabiti The …

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Tankers do a vanishing act in Hormuz as tensions escalate

July 31 2019, by Bloomberg By Brian Wingfield and Julian Lee (Bloomberg) –Oil tanker owners are finding a way to reduce the risks of navigating the Strait of Hormuz, the world’s most important — and lately most dangerous — energy chokepoint: vanish from global tracking systems. Copying from Iran’s own playbook, at least 20 ships turned off their transponders while passing through …

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UK offers to return seized Iranian oil tanker

Photo of Iranian oil tanker Grace 1

PortandTerminal.com, July 15, 2019 Gibraltar and the UK would help with the release of the detained Iranian crude oil carrier Grace 1 if there are guarantees the ship would not be going to Syria. GIBRALTAR – Britain offered on Saturday to return a seized Iranian tanker if Tehran provided guarantees that the oil would not go to Syria. Earlier this …

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