Tuesday 19 June 2018
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Iran releases US sailors after brief detention

Iran released ten US sailors on Wednesday after holding them overnight, bringing a swift end to an incident that had rattled nerves days ahead of the expected implementation of a landmark nuclear accord between Tehran and world powers.


US navy plans major exercise after Iran threat

The US Navy said it was carrying out an exercise in the Gulf, days after vowing that Iran will not be allowed to block the waterway which carries crude from the world's largest oil-exporting region. 'The aim of 'Exercise Stake Net' is to p


Gulf Maritime forces seek sailors' help to fight terror

Fishermen and leisure sailors are being asked to help combat terrorism in the Gulf's waters. All shipping, from tiny craft to giant merchant vessels, is being urged to watch out for suspicious activity at sea. Coalition forces patrolling

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