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Gibraltar rejects US demand to seize Iranian oil tanker
# Diplomatic Dispute
# Diplomatic Dispute

Gibraltar rejects US demand to seize Iranian oil tanker

Aug 18th 2019, 4:54 PM 19,572 Views 14 Comments

The vessel is due to set sail later today.

Gibraltar orders that Iranian tanker be released, in a blow to the US
# Grace 1
# Grace 1

Gibraltar orders that Iranian tanker be released, in a blow to the US

Aug 15th 2019, 5:31 PM 19,460 Views 28 Comments

Washington DC can make another bid for the supertanker’s detention as long as the vessel has not left Gibraltar’s waters.

Britain wants protection force for shipping in Gulf after Iran seizes oil tanker
# Oil Tanker
# Oil Tanker

Britain wants protection force for shipping in Gulf after Iran seizes oil tanker

Jul 23rd 2019, 8:13 AM 9,204 Views 47 Comments

Iranian authorities seized a British-flagged oil tanker on Friday in a dramatic escalation of tensions in the region.

Iran ignores calls to release British oil tanker despite being warned of 'serious consequences'
# Persian Gulf
# Persian Gulf

Iran ignores calls to release British oil tanker despite being warned of 'serious consequences'

Updated Jul 20th 2019, 3:30 PM 45,217 Views 29 Comments

The seizure has been labelled a “dangerous further aggravation of an already tense situation”.

Iranian boats attempted to 'impede the passage' of British oil tanker in Gulf, UK govt says
# Tensions
# Tensions

Iranian boats attempted to 'impede the passage' of British oil tanker in Gulf, UK govt says

Jul 11th 2019, 7:26 AM 13,993 Views 55 Comments

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard has denied the allegations.

Gibraltar detains supertanker suspected of delivering oil to Syria
# Detained
# Detained

Gibraltar detains supertanker suspected of delivering oil to Syria

Jul 4th 2019, 10:51 AM 12,938 Views 22 Comments

European Union sanctions against Syria have been in force since late 2011.

US accuses Iran of being behind attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf
# Strait Of Hormuz
# Strait Of Hormuz

US accuses Iran of being behind attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf

Updated Jun 13th 2019, 8:23 PM 51,228 Views 97 Comments

The suspected attacks come amid spiralling tensions between Tehran and Washington.

Firefighters still battling oil tanker blaze after almost a week
# China
# China

Firefighters still battling oil tanker blaze after almost a week

Jan 12th 2018, 9:33 PM 10,551 Views 5 Comments

One body has been found but 31 sailors – mainly Iranians – remain missing.

Death toll rises above 150 in Pakistan oil tanker explosion
# Punjab
# Punjab

Death toll rises above 150 in Pakistan oil tanker explosion

Jun 25th 2017, 4:15 PM 15,687 Views 18 Comments

The tanker burst into flames after it flipped over on the national highway in Punjab province.

'Campaign of sabotage': Former Quinn HQ in Derrylin attacked
# Quinn Group
# Quinn Group

'Campaign of sabotage': Former Quinn HQ in Derrylin attacked

Dec 12th 2013, 12:16 PM 9,705 Views 40 Comments

The Quinn Group was rebranded as Aventas Group – its headquarters in Derrylin was attacked last night.

Oil tanker requests assistance after developing cracks off Donegal coast
# Donegal
# Donegal

Oil tanker requests assistance after developing cracks off Donegal coast

Dec 16th 2011, 1:35 PM 3,385 Views 12 Comments

The tanker is understood to have developed cracks in its hull.