Iran forces seize foreign tanker with 12 crew accused of ‘smuggling oil’ through Persian Gulf

  • Published on:  7/18/2019
  • Iran's Revolutionary Guard forces have seized a foreign oil tanker with 12 crew accused of smuggling oil, according to the country's state-run TV.The tanker captured is thought to be the Panama-flagged MT Riah which was in Iranian territorial waters near Qeshm Island, which is home to a Revolutionary Guard base.Read more: Brexit breaking news to HD movie trailers, The Sun newspaper brings you the latest news videos and explainers from the UK and around the world.Become a Sun Subscriber and hit the bell to be the first to knowRead The Sun: The Sun on Facebook: The Sun on Twitter: to The Sun on Snapchat:


  • Richard Roberts
    Richard Roberts 28 days ago+310

    Iran's boats look like what I see on the Tennessee River every weekend.

  • YourTube Television
    YourTube Television 28 days ago+144

    Iran seizes oil tanker while out water sking.

  • SingingintheDark
    SingingintheDark 28 days ago+192

    30 seconds of video with no context or background? you call this news? do you even understand the word journalism? because it doesnt seem like it.
    let me help you, btw I learned this in 3rd grade..... how, who, when, where and why, these are the basis of journalism taught to all journalist. learn them, study hard and come back when you got your big boy pants. your news is seriously lacking information and context

  • gerry etheridge
    gerry etheridge 28 days ago+149

    LMAO< Iran's navy is made up of 40 foot Donzi.

  • DontBlameTheDog
    DontBlameTheDog 28 days ago+112

    THAT'S a tanker??! THAT'S a navy??!! hahahahahahahaha

  • Zaw Turrr
    Zaw Turrr 28 days ago+7

    ISIS tanker headed toward US.

  • Sonofspam64
    Sonofspam64 28 days ago+4

    Doing doughnuts around a boat is the same as seizing it? I guess I seized a few boats with my jet ski and didn't even know it.

  • Pat
    Pat 28 days ago+3

    Next thing we will see from the BBC and CNN and MSNBC will be Iranians attacking oil tankers on Jetski's

  • jim hampson
    jim hampson 28 days ago+6

    sun only tells lies

  • Church Goer
    Church Goer 28 days ago+33

    They seized their own tanker lol, guess they need attention.

  • Templar Knight
    Templar Knight 28 days ago+33

    Realistic Iranian propoganda video, brought to you by the makers of Thunderbird's and Thomas the tank engine.

  • Wayne Browne
    Wayne Browne 28 days ago+22

    Well, that’s a whole lot of nothing!

  • M.A.
    M.A. 28 days ago+3

    Nothing but a propaganda to wage a war with Iran

  • Video Games Galore
    Video Games Galore 28 days ago+10

    When it comes to starting new wars, DO NOT BELIEVE THE NEWS. It's a propaganda machine.

  • beatific2c
    beatific2c 28 days ago+2

    Is the oil from Syria's Golan Heights by any chance? Genie Energy? lol

  • 1notgilty
    1notgilty 28 days ago+31

    I hope that's not the Iranian Navy. We have bigger boats on our local lakes.

  • SpencerMx5
    SpencerMx5 28 days ago+2

    Bro Iran boats look like what u hire at ur local dock for £20 😂

  • Dan The car guy
    Dan The car guy 28 days ago+2

    thats there so called imperial guard ?? Looks like a couple of speed boats what a joke 🤣

  • Mike Lykan.
    Mike Lykan. 28 days ago+7

    Notice how the MSM love to stir up conflict.

  • john cuervo
    john cuervo 28 days ago+4

    Why is this considered news