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Audio reveals confrontation between British navy and Iran over seized tanker

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U.K. forces warned Iran it was violating international maritime law by seizing the British-flagged oil tanker Stena Impero on Friday.
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UK navy heard in audio trying to thwart Iran ship seizure

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In an audio recording, a British naval officer can be heard saying that the transit of a British-flagged vessel through the Strait of Hormuz must not be impaired under international law, just before it is seized by Iranian forces
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A radio recording reveals the confrontation between a Royal Navy frigate and the Iranian forces moments before a UK tanker was seized

A radio recording reveals the confrontation between a Royal Navy frigate and the Iranian forces moments before a UK tanker was seized

5 monthes ago   |   By

A new radio recording reveals the exchange between a Royal Navy frigate and Iranian armed forces vessels moments before a British-flagged oil tanker was seized on Friday .
According to BBC News , an Iranian vessel can be heard telling HMS Montrose it wants to inspect the tanker for security reasons.
"If you obey you will be safe," it said, according to BBC News .
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An audio recording has emerged revealing the exchanges between a Royal Navy frigate and Iranian armed forces moments before a British tanker was seized in the Strait of Hormuz...
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