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Red Sea route not safe for ships

Red Sea route not safe for ships, says Iran

  Iranian tankers have been targeted in the Red Sea three times in a six-month period, the Islamic Republic said last week, warning the international community the...

Iran to build 200 cargo ships

Iran to build 200 cargo ships

  Iran’s Minister of Industry, Mining and Trade, Reza Rahmani, has disclosed plans by his country to build 200 cargo ships inside the country based on its...

UK tags Iran’s seizure of tanker a ‘hostile act’

Iran ‘frees’ British ship it seized in July 

  The detained British-flagged tanker Stena Impero seized by Iran on July 19 is “free to leave,” Iran’s ambassador to the United Kingdom, Hamid Baeidinejad,...

Iran seizes another tanker for smuggling fuel

Iran seizes another tanker for smuggling fuel

  Iran has seized another tanker in the Persian Gulf due to alleged smuggling of diesel fuel, according to Iran’s semi-official Students News agency (ISNA). The...

Iran rejects U.S. claim it was behind Saudi oil strikes

Iran rejects U.S. claim it was behind Saudi oil strikes

  Iran dismissed accusations by the United States that it was behind attacks on Saudi oil plants that risk disrupting global energy supplies and warned on Sunday...

Iran warns U.S. against seizing oil tanker released by Gibraltar 

Iran says tanker oil sold at sea, buyer sets destination

  Iran’s envoy to London said on Wednesday the oil cargo of tanker Adrian Darya 1 was sold at sea to a private company, denying Tehran had broken assurances it...

Iran releases 7 crew from detained British tanker

Iran releases 7 crew from detained British tanker

  Seven of the 23 crew on a detained British-flagged oil tanker have been released by Iran, the country’s foreign ministry said on Wednesday. Although the ship...

UK tags Iran’s seizure of tanker a ‘hostile act’

Detained British tanker: Iran to release seven crew members

  Iran will free seven crew members of the detained British-flagged tanker Stena Impero, Iranian state television reported on Wednesday, although the vessel’s...

Iran, Qatar launch new shipping route

Iran, Qatar launch new shipping route

  Iran and Qatar have launched a new direct shipping route, connecting the southern Iranian port city of Bushehr to Qatar’s Doha. The shipping line is scheduled...

Iran warns U.S. against seizing oil tanker released by Gibraltar 

Iran sells off oil on tanker seized by Gibraltar 

  Iran has sold the oil on the tanker which was detained by Royal Marines off Gibraltar, an Iranian government spokesperson has said. Iran did not say who it had...

Iran warns U.S. against seizing oil tanker released by Gibraltar 

Iran warns U.S. against seizing oil tanker released by Gibraltar 

Iran warned the U.S. against apprehending a supertanker carrying the Middle East country’s oil and said it couldn’t be clear on the ship’s ultimate destination,...

Gibraltar detains oil supertanker heading to Syria

UK disagrees with Iran on release of seized tanker 

The British territory of Gibraltar will not yet release an Iranian oil tanker seized by Royal Marines in the Mediterranean despite an Iranian report that it could do so...