Iranian authorities 'seize British oil tanker in Persian Gulf'

Video credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO
Published on July 19, 2019 - Duration: 00:26s

Iranian authorities 'seize British oil tanker in Persian Gulf'

The Government is "urgently" investigating reports a British oil tanker has been seized by Iranian authorities in the Persian Gulf.

The Stena Impero, which is registered in the UK, was seized by the Iranian Revolutionary Guard in the Strait of Hormuz for "violating international maritime rules", according to the semi-official Fars news agency.


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