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Yemen says Iran to blame for any incident sparked by cargo ship

May 13, 2015


Yemen warned on Wednesday that if Iran did not allow a cargo ship bound for the Arabian peninsula with a military escort to be searched then it “bears complete responsibility for any incident that arises from their attempt to enter Yemeni waters.” 878 more words

Iran Warns U.S., Saudi Against Stopping Iranian vessel Bound for Yemen


The Associated Press

A senior Iranian military official warned the U.S.-backed coalition against blocking a Yemen-bound Iranian aid ship, saying that such a move would “spark a fire” in the region. 917 more words

Mumbai morning. marine drive.

It’s 7 am. The air feels cool. Mumbai’s pride; Marine Drive, is awake and alive. The broad promenade stretches along the Arabian Sea. In the evening, the shining lamp posts form a necklace, the Queen’s Necklace as they call it. 799 more words


After Warning Shots, Iranians Board Cargo Vessel Near The Strait of Hormuz, U.S. Responds with Warships, Aircraft

Above: USS Farragut

By Dion Nissenbaum and Julian E. Barnes
The Wall Street Journal

WASHINGTON—A U.S. Navy destroyer was rushed to the area of a confrontation Tuesday between Iranian warships and a Marshall Islands-flagged cargo ship in the Strait of Hormuz amid increased tensions in the region over the simmering conflict in Yemen, the Pentagon said. 524 more words