Norwegian Insurer Says Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Likely Facilitated Oil Tanker Attacks

The attacks took place against a backdrop of U.S.-Iranian tension following Washington’s decision this month to try to cut Tehran’s oil exports to zero and beef up its military presence in the Gulf in response to what it called Iranian threats.

Norwegian Insurer Says Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Likely Facilitated Oil Tanker Attacks

LONDON – Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) are “highly likely” to have facilitated attacks last Sunday on four tankers including two Saudi ships off Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates, according to a Norwegian insurers’ report seen by Reuters. The UAE, Saudi Arabia and Norway are investigating the attacks, which also hit a UAE- and […]