Iran ’seizes another vessel‘ in Strait of Hormuz – If confirmed, the development would represent the latest move by Iran to hamper navigation in the waterway | The National
Iran has seized another vessel and its crew in the Strait of Hormuz, a semi-official Iranian news agency reported on Monday.
Fars News said that the vessel was carrying „smuggled diesel“ and that its crew of 11 had been arrested.
„The ship, called Linch, sailed from the port of Lankah and was heading towards the UAE. It was stopped 20 miles east of the island of Tunb,“ an Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps naval commander told the agency.