Thursday, May 7, 2015
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
U.S. Navy Stops Accompanying Ships Through the Strait of Hormuz
The U.S. Navy has stopped accompanying U.S.- flagged ships through the Strait of Hormuz, ending a mission that began last week after Iran’s seizure of a cargo ship.
Monday, May 4, 2015
Strait of Hormuz – U.S. Navy Ships To Guard British Merchants
U.S. Navy warships have begun accompanying British-flagged commercial vessels through the Strait of Hormuz as a result of Iran's detention of a Marshall Islands-flagged cargo ship last week, the Pentagon said on Monday.
Maersk Meets In Iran – No Progress In Vessel Arrest
Maersk Line said on Monday it had met again with the Ports & Maritime Organization (PMO) in Iran regarding the seizure of the vessel Maersk Tigris but has yet to receive any official documents from Iranian authorities.
Thursday, April 30, 2015
U.S. Navy Begins Accompanying American Ships Through Strait of Hormuz
The U.S. Navy has begun accompanying U.S.- flagged ships through the Strait of Hormuz in response to Iran’s seizure of a cargo ship flying the flag of the Marshall Islands, American defense officials said.
Maersk Insists On Release of Ship and Crew Seized by Iran
Denmark's Maersk shipping said on Thursday it insisted on the release of a vessel and crew seized by Iran, adding it assumed the incident was related to a 2005 court case over uncollected cargo.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
AIS Replay Shows Moment Maersk Tigris Was Picked from Busy Shipping Lane
This AIS replay shows the moment that Iranian forces intercepted the Marshall Islands-flagged Maersk Tigris as it made its way through through a busy internationally recognized shipping lane in the...
Iran is Committed to Freedom of Navigation in Persian Gulf
Iran's foreign minister on Wednesday offered assurances that Tehran is committed to maintaining freedom of navigation in the Gulf in the aftermath of the seizure of a commercial ship by Iranian forces a day earlier.
Maersk Tigris Held By Iranians Over 10-Year Old Missing Cargo
Danish shipping company Maersk said on Wednesday the crew of the Maersk Tigris container ship were safe and "in good spirits" after Iranian authorities seized the ship in the Strait of Hormuz the previous day.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Maersk Ship Seized by Iranian Forces in Strait of Hormuz
Updates: Maersk Tigris Seizure A Maersk containership was seized Tuesday by Iranian forces as it travelled through the Strait of Hormuz in Iranian territorial waters, the U.S. Pentagon has confirmed....
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