Sky News has learnt a Royal Navy warship has been tasked with accompanying British-flagged vessels through the Strait of Hormuz

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16 October 2019
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Sky News has learnt a Royal Navy warship has been tasked with accompanying British-flagged vessels through the Strait of Hormuz
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Saudi energy minister calls on global oil importers to secure energy shipments through the Strait of Hormuz
UK-owned (waving Liberia's Flag of Convenience) VLCC supertanker MESDAR has managed to navigate the Strait of Hormuz overnight with no less than 1.7 million barrels of Saudi crude oil, heading to China. She was released by the IRGC last Friday after brief stop.2 month ago
UK-owned (waving Liberia's Flag of Convenience) VLCC supertanker MESDAR has managed to navigate the Strait of Hormuz overnight with no less than 1.7 million barrels of Saudi crude oil, heading to China. She was released by the IRGC last Friday after brief stop.
British-flagged tankers Sea Ploeg (registered in the Cayman Islands) and Stena Important (Bermuda) passed through the Strait of Hormuz, escorted by 'NATO warship M110', which is believed to be HMS Montrose2 month ago
British-flagged tankers Sea Ploeg (registered in the Cayman Islands) and Stena Important (Bermuda) passed through the Strait of Hormuz, escorted by 'NATO warship M110', which is believed to be HMS Montrose
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@EsperDoD Esper said he will travel to @CENTCOM next week
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2 month ago
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[email protected] says a second Iranian drone was targeted in the "defensive action by the USS Boxer" but could only confirm that one drone was in fact downed. [email protected]: "We observed one UAS crash into the water but did not observe a "splash" for the other."
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2 month ago
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2 month ago
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