Britain Begins Escorting All UK Vessels Through Strait of Hormuz

By Andrew MacAskill and Jonathan Saul LONDON, July 25 (Reuters) - Britain has started sending a warship to accompany all British-flagged vessels through the Strait of Hormuz, a change in policy announced on Thursday after the government previously said it did not have resources to do so. Tensions have spiked between Iran and Britain since last Friday when Iranian … [Read more...]