Global Tensions Mount Over Iran's Seizure of British Oil Tanker
Monday, 22 July 2019 09:59 WIB | GLOBAL |Global

Global tensions continue to mount over Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz, with Britain issuing a stern warning to Tehran and the Islamic Republic maintaining the seizure was a "reciprocal" move.  

Britain's Foreign Office said Saturday it summoned Iran's Charge d'Affaires in London, one day after British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said Tehran "may be choosing a dangerous path of illegal and destabilizing behavior" and warned Britain's "reaction will be considered but robust."

Iran's powerful Guardian Council said Saturday the seizure was in response to Britain's participation in the capture two weeks ago of an Iranian oil tanker transporting more than 2 million gallons of Iranian crude oil near the British territory of Gibraltar on Spain's southern coast.

Source : VOA

RELATED NEWS

Facebook Removes False Accounts Linked to Brazil's Bolsonaro
Thursday, 9 July 2020 10:50 WIB

Social media giant Facebook said Wednesday that it had removed dozens of accounts linked to supporters or employees of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro as part of an investigation into the spread of false news online. Nathaniel Gleicher, the company's head of cybersecurity policy, said in a state...

British Prime Minister Takes Responsibility for COVID-19 Response
Wednesday, 8 July 2020 23:27 WIB

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Wednesday he takes full responsibility for the country's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, two days after appearing to blame workers in health care facilities for the deaths of residents there. Johnson was responding in parliament to opposition Labour Part...

US Formally Starts Withdrawal From WHO
Wednesday, 8 July 2020 17:03 WIB

The White House has formally notified the United Nations that it is pulling the United States out of the World Health Organization, despite the surging number of COVID-19 cases in the country. President Donald Trump froze U.S. funding for the WHO in April and a month later announced his intentions ...

Australia's Melbourne Locks Down Again Due to Coronavirus
Wednesday, 8 July 2020 10:58 WIB

The southern Australian city of Melbourne will be placed under a six-week lockdown due to a spike of new COVID-19 cases.   Victoria State Premier Daniel Andrews announced Tuesday that residents will not be allowed to leave home unless going to work, school, medical appointments or shoppin...

Mexican President to Meet Trump on First Official Visit to Washington
Tuesday, 7 July 2020 23:32 WIB

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is due to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump on his first official visit to Washington Wednesday, pending the results of his coronavirus test. Lopez Obrador said, he will announce the results of his test on Tuesday and will undergo another test when ...

ANOTHER NEWS
Emas Melaju di Jalur Positif
Thursday, 9 July 2020 14:45 WIB Harga emas mengalami dorongan yang signifikan pada pekan ini saat beberapa negara di belahan dunia mulai kembali memberlakukan penguncian untuk menekan penyebaran virus corona. Setelah di tutup di $1775.25/toz pada Jumat pekan lalu harga emas...

DISCLAIMER

Seluruh materi atau konten yang tersaji di dalam website ini hanya bersifat informatif saja, dan tidak dimaksudkan sebagai pegangan serta keputusan dalam investasi atau jenis transaksi lainnya. Kami tidak bertanggung jawab atas segala akibat yang timbul dari penyajian konten tersebut. Semua pihak yang mengunjungi website ini harus membaca Terms of Service (Syarat dan Ketentuan Layanan) terlebih dahulu dan dihimbau untuk melakukan analisis secara independen serta memperoleh saran dari para ahli dibidangnya.