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Trump Administration Sanctions Iranian Shipping Network

Donald Trump

OFAC designated an Iranian shipping network for alleged involvement in the smuggling of lethal aid from Iran to Yemen.

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US: Firms Given Time to Wind Down Business with COSCO Units

US President Donald Trump

The waiver allows "maintenance or wind down of transactions" and is valid until December 20.

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Damaged Iranian Tanker to Undergo Repairs in Bandar Abbas

Sabiti

The tanker whose hull was damaged in a missile attack off Saudi Arabia will be repaired in Bandar Abbas. 

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Iranian Tanker Damaged After Explosion off Jeddah

Tanker

An Iranian tanker has suffered an explosion and caught fire in a suspected missile attack off Saudi Arabia.

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Seized Stena Impero Leaves Iran, Owner Confirms

Stena Impero

Stena Bulk said that the vessel has left the port of Bandar Abbas and is transiting to Dubai for the crew to disembark.

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US Sanctions COSCO Companies over Iran Trade

China Iran Crude Oil Trade

The U.S. sanctioned two COSCO subsidiaries in the latest move to curb the flow of Iranian crude.

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Stena Impero Departs for International Waters?

Stena Impero

Despite the conclusion of judicial proceedings, Stena Bulk said that the vessel remains at anchor in Bandar Abbas.

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Iran Seizes Another Tanker for Allegedly Smuggling Fuel

Tanker

The ship vessel was reportedly smuggling 250,000 liters of diesel fuel to the United Arab Emirates.

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UK Accuses Iran of Selling Adrian Darya 1 Cargo to Syria

Tanker

"Iran has shown complete disregard for its own assurances over Adrian Darya 1," UK's Foreign Secretary said.

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Stena Impero Could Soon Be Released, Iran Said

Stena Impero

The British-flagged oil tanker could be released after finalization of legal proceeding against the vessel.

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Iran: Adrian Darya 1 Unloaded Cargo on Mediterranean Coast

Tanker

The tanker reached its destination on the Mediterranean coast where it offloaded the cargo, Iran said.

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US Blacklists "Oil-for-Terror" Shipping Network

Tanker

Over the past year, the network allegedly moved oil worth hundreds of millions of dollars in breach of U.S. sanctions.

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Iran to Free Seven Stena Impero Crew Members

Detained tanker Stena Impero

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said that final procedures are under way to send the sailors to their countries.

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Iranian Tanker Adrian Darya 1 Goes Dark off Syria

Tanker

The vessel appears to have turned off its transponder less than 50 nautical miles off Tartus.

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ITF Slams US over Plans to Revoke Seafarer Visas

Seafarer

The U.S. said it would deny seafarers a visa if they work on board a vessel carrying Iranian oil.

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Oil Aboard Iranian Tanker Sold to Unknown Buyer

Tanker

The government spokesman said that the owner and purchaser of the oil will decide the destination of the cargo.

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Stena Bulk Meets Iran’s Zarif over Stena Impero Release

Stena Impero

The company and Iran's Foreign Minister had "a constructive dialogue" on the release of the vessel held since July 19.

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US Issues Warrant to Seize Iranian Tanker Grace 1

Tanker

US DoJ issued a warrant to seize the tanker "based on violations of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act."

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Gibraltar Releases Seized Iranian Tanker Grace 1

Tanker

The officials have revoked the vessel's earlier specified detention with effect from August 15.

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US Seeks to Block Release of Grace 1 in Gibraltar

Tanker

Gibraltar was to lift the detention on the ship this morning.

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Stena Bulk Seeks Help from Govt Leaders in Freeing Seafarers

Stena Impero

The company asked for help in freeing the Stena Impero seafarers from India, Russia, Latvia and the Philippines.

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