Iran refuses to release British-flagged tanker

Iran refuses to release British-flagged tanker

Tehran is broadcasting a video of Friday’s operation during which Revolutionary Guards board the Stena Impero tanker sailing under the British flag. Iran accuses him of hitting a fishing vessel. The operation took place a few hours after Gibraltar’s decision to extend the detention of Grace1, the Iranian oil tanker stuck since July 4, for […]

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According to Iran, the United States permanently close the path of diplomacy

Iran: United States “permanently close the path of diplomacy”

Oil attacked, drone shot, cyberattacks, sanctions … since the beginning of the incidents, the dialogue between the two countries is made of threats and recriminations. On Tuesday, June 25, Iran accused the United States of having cut “permanently” the few diplomatic channels that could still exist between the two countries after the announcement of new […]

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Saudi Arabia advocates "firmness" against Iran ahead of Arab and Muslim summits

Saudi Arabia advocates “firmness” against Iran ahead of Arab and Muslim summits

The holy city of Mecca is preparing to host Arab and Muslim leaders for three summits, as Saudi Arabia seeks to close ranks against its great rival, Iran, after recent attacks on oil targets in the country. Gulf. Flags and giant welcome panels adorn the streets of this religious city in the western Saudi kingdom […]

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Ryad convened a Gulf states summit after attacks

Ryad convenes a Gulf states summit after attacks

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has invited Gulf state leaders to an emergency summit to discuss the consequences of drone attacks this week against two Saudi oil wells. The meeting is scheduled for May 30 in Jeddah, said the Saudi Foreign Ministry. Tuesday’s explosive drone attacks followed “sabotage” operations that targeted four ships off the United […]

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Tensions in the Gulf: Iran strives to calm the situation

Tensions in the Gulf: Iran strives to calm the situation

Faced with a rapid escalation of tension with the United States in the Gulf, Iran strives to calm the game while maintaining a hard line vis-à-vis Washington, delicate exercise that the Islamic Republic is however broken . “This face-to-face is not military because there will be no war, neither we nor the United States seek […]

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