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Dubai, United Arab Emirates — Two tankers were attacked Thursday near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, marking the second time in a month tankers have been ...

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The culprits of the attack are unclear, but the U.S. has blamed Iran for disabling four other oil tankers in May.The culprits of the attack are unclear, but the U.S. has blamed Iran for disabling four other oil tankers in May.

Two oil tankers attacked as tensions escalate over Gulf of Oman shipping lane - National | Globalnews.ca

Two oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz were damaged in suspected attacks on Thursday, leaving one ablaze and the other adrift and forcing sailors to evacuate in the latest mysterious incident involving tankers amid heightened tensions between the U.S and Iran.Two oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz were damaged in suspected attacks on Thursday, leaving one ablaze and the other adrift and forcing sailors to evacuate in the latest mysterious incident involving tankers amid heightened tensions between the U.S and Iran.

U.S. blames Iran for attacks on 2 tankers near Persian Gulf | CTV News

Explaining the economic and geopolitical significance of the key waterway out of the Gulf.Explaining the economic and geopolitical significance of the key waterway out of the Gulf.

Why is the Strait of Hormuz so strategically important? | News | Al Jazeera

The US secretary of state accuses Iran of an "unprovoked attack" on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman.The US secretary of state accuses Iran of an "unprovoked attack" on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman.

Gulf of Oman 'tanker attacks': Iran is lashing out, says Pompeo - BBC News

Two oil tankers were reportedly attacked Thursday morning near the Strait of Hormuz, stoking fears of conflict in the Middle East.The attack echoes one last month

Oil Tankers Attacked in Middle East, Stoking Conflict Fears | Time

In its 40-year struggle with the United States, Iran has never been under any illusion about the strength of a foe it has imbued with supernatural powers.In its 40-year struggle with the United States, Iran has never been under any illusion about the strength of a foe it has imbued with supernatural powers.

Hormuz: the strategic strait that may plunge US and Iran into war

“Reported attacks on Japan-related tankers occurred while PM @AbeShinzo was meeting with Ayatollah @khamenei_ir for extensive and friendly talks. Suspicious doesn't begin to describe what likely transpired this morning. Iran's proposed Regional Dialogue Forum is imperative.”

Javad Zarif on Twitter: "Reported attacks on Japan-related tankers occurred while PM @AbeShinzo was meeting with Ayatollah @khamenei_ir for extensive and friendly talks. Suspicious doesn't begin to describe what likely transpired this morning. Iran's proposed Regional Dialogue Forum is imperative."

“While I very much appreciate P.M. Abe going to Iran to meet with Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, I personally feel that it is too soon to even think about making a deal. They are not ready, and neither are we!”

Donald J. Trump on Twitter: "While I very much appreciate P.M. Abe going to Iran to meet with Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, I personally feel that it is too soon to even think about making a deal. They are not ready, and neither are we!"

“Aerial footage shows one of the oil tankers targeted in the Sea of Oman #SeaofOman https://t.co/mdvEPPT3J4”

Press TV on Twitter: "Aerial footage shows one of the oil tankers targeted in the Sea of Oman #SeaofOman… "

“It is the assessment of the U.S. government that Iran is responsible for today's attacks in the Gulf of Oman. These attacks are a threat to international peace and security, a blatant assault on the freedom of navigation, and an unacceptable escalation of tension by Iran.”

Secretary Pompeo on Twitter: "It is the assessment of the U.S. government that Iran is responsible for today's attacks in the Gulf of Oman. These attacks are a threat to international peace and security, a blatant assault on the freedom of navigation, and an unacceptable escalation of tension by Iran.… https://t.co/8JmneN62pG"

Two oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz came under a suspected attack Thursday, setting one of them ablaze in the latest mysterious assault targeting vessels in a region crucial to global energy supplies amid heightened tension between Iran and the U.S.Two oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz came under a suspected attack Thursday, setting one of them ablaze in the latest mysterious assault targeting vessels in a region crucial to global energy supplies amid heightened tension between Iran and the U.S.

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The ships may have been struck by a torpedo.The ships may have been struck by a torpedo.

Tanker 'hit by torpedo' in Gulf of Oman

Iran has repeatedly warned it would block the Strait of Hormuz, near where the attacks happened, if it cannot sell its oil due to U.S. sanctions.Iran has repeatedly warned it would block the Strait of Hormuz, near where the attacks happened, if it cannot sell its oil due to U.S. sanctions.

U.S. blames Iran for oil tanker attacks - National | Globalnews.ca

The origins of the attacks in the Gulf of Oman remain a mystery, but the message behind the attack is as clear as day.The origins of the attacks in the Gulf of Oman remain a mystery, but the message behind the attack is as clear as day.

Who stands to gain from the tanker attacks in the Gulf?

The U.S. blamed Iran for suspected attacks on two oil tankers Thursday near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, denouncing what it called a campaign of “escalating tensions” in a region crucial to global energy supplies.The U.S. blamed Iran for suspected attacks on two oil tankers Thursday near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, denouncing what it called a campaign of “escalating tensions” in a region crucial to global energy supplies.

Tankers struck near Strait of Hormuz; US blames Iran | CP24.com

The United States on Thursday called attacks on commercial shipping "unacceptable" and told the U.N. Security Council that the latest assaults on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman that left one ablaze and both adrift "raise very serious concerns."The United States on Thursday called attacks on commercial shipping "unacce...

U.S. calls attacks on commercial shipping 'unacceptable' - Reuters

The incidents were the second in a month to hit ships near the Strait of Hormuz chokepointThe incidents were the second in a month to hit ships near the Strait of Hormuz chokepoint

Oil prices spike as attack on tankers near crucial Gulf passage fan fears of conflict | Financial Post