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# persian gulf
Iran ignores calls to release British oil tanker despite being warned of 'serious consequences'
The seizure has been labelled a “dangerous further aggravation of an already tense situation”.
# strait of hormuz
Airlines reroute flights near Iranian strait but Dublin-Gulf flights remain unaffected
The changes come amid heightened tensions in the region.
# persian gulf
An Irishman missing in Bahrain has been found dead
Conor David Dunne had been working in the gulf nation.
# Map wars
Iran reveals its latest enemy... Google Maps
The country said Google was ‘fabricating lies’ with its map of the Gulf.
# Rescued
Watch: Dramatic crew rescue from burning boat
A documentary film crew have rescued nine crew members from their ship in the Persian Gulf, according to Iranian news reports.
# Iran
Iran may have bluffed US navy – and the world press
Iran was apparently starting tests with long-range missiles… but propaganda sources are calling it a “media trick”…
# Bahrain
Funerals held for Bahrain protest victims as more demonstrations planned
Four people died on Thursday as anti-government protests are set to continue and the country’s royals pressurise international media according to reports.