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Iran: Foreign tanker that was allegedly smuggling fuel seized by navy - state tv

3 18.07.2019 Инфо

SOT, Iranian state tv presenter (Farsi): *TRANSLATION TO FOLLOW*
Iranian state media announced from Tehran on Thursday that the Iranian navy had seized a foreign tanker, complete with 12 crew members, in the Persian Gulf on Sunday.
The navy reportedly detained the vessel because it was attempting to smuggle some 1 million litres of fuel out of Iran.
In the same statement the presenter also denied claims that Iran had seized another foreign tanker during the weekend.