Gulf Times - tanker-crisis
Iran tanker in limbo off Gibraltar as US issues warrant

Iran tanker in limbo off Gibraltar as US issues warrant

A last-minute US warrant to seize an Iranian tanker preparing to leave Gibraltar after weeks of detention cast doubt over its departure on Saturday

Zarif says Iran will act over 'maritime offences' in Gulf

Zarif says Iran will act over 'maritime offences' in Gulf

Iran will no longer turn a blind eye to "maritime offences" in the Gulf, its foreign minister said on Monday, a day after it seized an Iraqi oil tanker there that it accused of smuggling fuel.

Oman not mediating in escalating regional tensions

Oman not mediating in escalating regional tensions

Oman is not undertaking any mediation efforts around rising tensions in the Gulf region but is in contact with "all parties"

Some neighbours have made talks impossible, Iran tells Oman FM

Some neighbours have made talks impossible, Iran tells Oman FM

Neighbours have made talks impossible through their "hasty and arrogant moves", a top Iranian security official told Oman's chief diplomat in Tehran on Saturday amid a tanker crisis.