Iran seizes foreign vessel, detains crew of 12 in the Strait of Hormuz

Iran seizes foreign vessel, detains crew of 12 in the Strait of Hormuz

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard announced the seizure of a foreign tanker Thursday. Iran claims that the ship was smuggling a million gallons of oil through the Strait. ’The vessel that Iran towed to its waters after receiving a distress call, was later seized with the order from the court as we found out that it was smuggling fuel,’ the Guards said in a statement quoted by state television.

Voice of Reason
Voice of Reason
Voice of Reason
Voice of Reason 6 months

10 bucks it's that UAE ship that they "helped with technical difficulties" a couple days ago. Edit: Called it.

Seekster
Seekster 6 months

Is it just me or does Iran have a death wish?

Watheverable GRAMPS
Watheverable GRAMPS 6 months

"Why won't you bomb the shit of us, please notice us USA-sempai!" - Iran

Daddy Tito
Daddy Tito 6 months

Iran is the real victim here. They wouldn’t be attacking innocent people if not for orange man. Say 10 hail sharptons you dirty racists.

Sir Hitman
Sir Hitman 6 months

So they went from no it wasnt us to yes it was us but they are smugglers. Sounds plausable.

Russ Kurtell
Russ Kurtell 6 months

Cool Story. Send Israel's troops to deal with it, I mean they are right there.

Got Truth
Got Truth 6 months

What’s with this headline? So when the British seize a ship, they detain the crew, but when Iran does the same, it’s “kidnapping”? The media wants this war. They are trying to stoke it!

Mike Brown
Mike Brown 6 months

That's not kidnapping. That's a sovereign country arresting suspects of a crime. The warhawk rhetoric from the US media is endless and dishonest. None of their children will have to fight in the wars they provoke...

Ironborn Pyke
Ironborn Pyke 6 months

Iran is that kid in the schoolyard that keeps talking shit even though he is gonna get his ass kicked. And then when he gets beat up he still keeps talking shit. wtf

Jörmüngandur Draugur
Jörmüngandur Draugur 6 months

Not "kidnap", detain. Please avoid loaded language.

Vashman
Vashman 6 months

It's a big club and we ain't in it.

Alulim of Sumer
Alulim of Sumer 6 months

UAE flagged tanker in international waters. smuggling oil I think not. kidnapping it is. international crime it is. UAE and Saudi Arabia are going to be pissed. if the USA doesn't get into a war with Iran... then mark my words: The kingdom of Saudi Arabia and her allies will be. if not now eventually they will be the first to the fight. just like Yemen.

ShivatheObserver
ShivatheObserver 6 months

"Revolutionary Guard" Very Orwellian that.

NPC 33331
NPC 33331 6 months

Iran is on point to dissapear itself

David B
David B 6 months

They are protecting themselves from smugglers. What the actual fuck do you expect them to do? Fuck off America.

John
John 6 months

I'm sorry but no one with s brain actually believes this... A liberal company that doesn't lie is a lie

Raymond M Hein Jr
Raymond M Hein Jr 6 months

I call bullshit I ran wouldn't do anything to provoke war with United states

☁️ Strife
☁️ Strife 6 months

Unless it was an American ship or American sailors, none of our business. Wait for the facts.

Jay Lebo
Jay Lebo 6 months

Isn’t this when they sent in Cap in Winter Soldier?

C Garrou
C Garrou 6 months

most biased garbage headline I have EVER read. shame on the OP for that. what do you hae to say for yourself, dummy?

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