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    British-Flagged Tanker Leaves Iran, Two Months After It Was Seized

    The Stena Impero, which Iranian authorities impounded in July, was heading to Dubai, where crew members...

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    Iran Says British Tanker Is Free to Go After 2 Months of Detention

    Iran had accused the British-flagged tanker, the Stena Impero, of violating maritime regulations in the Strait...

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    Australia Is Third Country to Join U.S. in Patrolling Strait of Hormuz

    “This is about freedom of shipping,” said Prime Minister Scott Morrison, who denied that Australia was...

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    Gibraltar Releases Iranian Tanker, Hours After U.S. Asked to Seize It

    The government in the British territory said Thursday morning that the United States had applied to...

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    Iran Says Tanker Seized at Gibraltar Will Be Released Soon

    British and Gibraltar officials declined to comment on the Iranian prediction that the Iranian tanker, held...

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    Iran Releases 9 Indian Sailors From Seized Tanker

    At a time of conflict with the United States and its allies, Iran freed most of...

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    Iran Tells Boris Johnson It Doesn’t Want Confrontation, but Will Protect Itself

    The comments came shortly after Boris Johnson won the contest to become Britain’s prime minister and...

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    Iran Claims to Have Arrested and Executed U.S. Spies

    Tehran often makes similar unverified statements, but the latest announcement comes at a time of rare...

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    ‘If You Obey, You Will Be Safe’: Audio Emerges of Iran and U.K. Exchanges Before Tanker Is Seized

    A British warship tried without success to stop the capture of an oil tanker near the...

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    Iran’s Seizure of British Vessel Further Roils Gulf Region

    The seizure came a day after the United States said it had shot down an Iranian...

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    Iran Says It Seized Foreign Tanker, Escalating Regional Tensions

    A video released by the Revolutionary Guards showed the ship’s name as the Riah — the...

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    Iran Says It Aided Oil Tanker, Amid Reports of Missing U.A.E. Ship

    The Foreign Ministry said security forces recently helped a foreign tanker in the Strait of Hormuz,...

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    Iran Says It Aided Foreign Tanker, Amid Reports of Missing U.A.E. Ship

    The Foreign Ministry said security forces recently helped a foreign tanker in the Strait of Hormuz,...

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    U.K. Offers to Return Seized Iranian Oil Tanker

    In exchange, Iran would be asked to guarantee the oil will not go to Syria.

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    Iran Tried to Block British Tanker in Persian Gulf, U.K. Says

    Amid rising tensions in the gulf, the Iranian vessels turned away only after receiving warnings from...

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    Why Oil Prices Are Up Only Modestly Since the Suleimani Killing

    Investors are skeptical that the heightened tensions in the Middle East will seriously disrupt the oil...