British military announced the release of a tanker in the Gulf of Oman
Sky News sources previously reported an armed seizure of the Asphalt Princes tanker off the coast of the UAE. According to the Times, Iran could have been involved in the incident, Tehran denied such accusations
Armed people who seized the ship in the Gulf of Oman left it, the incident is over. This was reported by the British Navy, the Associated Press reports.
The Royal Navy clarified that it was a ship hijacked off the coast of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Sky News sources previously reported on the hijacking of the Panama-flagged Asphalt Princess tanker, off the coast of that state. or nine armed men.
The Times reported that Asphalt Princess is owned by Prime Tankers LLC. According to the newspaper’s sources in the British government, Iran or its allies may be involved in the incident with the tanker.