Iran Seizes 2 British Tankers With 23 Sailors Onboard In The Strait Of Hormuz

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“Their crews comprise a range of nationalities, but we understand there are no British citizens on board either ship,” a top UK official said.

At least 23 sailors are reportedly being held by Iran after the seizure two British tankers in the Strait of Hormuz on Friday.

Iranian state media said the British tanker was seized by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC).

The Stena Impero’s owner, the Sweden-based Stena, and its UK-based operator, Northern Marine Management, in a statement said they have not been able to contact the crew members.

Source: At least 23 sailors are reportedly being held by Iran after 2 British tankers seized in Strait of Hormuz

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