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|Syria says air defences foil missile strike|
Added: 15.08.2019 22:41 | 16 views | 0 comments
Syrian air defences identified a missile that was fired toward the city of Masyaf near Hama late on Thursday and destroyed it before it hit its target, a Syrian military source said.
|Putin recruits Iran and Turkey to set up official alliance as trio sideline Donald Trump|
Added: 15.08.2019 18:17 | 17 views | 0 comments
VLADIMIR PUTIN brought Iran and Turkey closer to Moscow’s growing sphere of influence as Russia announced the three countries would meet next month to jointly resolve the Syria crisis.
|Iranian Tanker Seized In Strait Of Gibraltar To Be Released Despite US Detention Request|
Added: 15.08.2019 17:53 | 23 views | 0 comments
An Iranian oil tanker seized by the United Kingdom is set to be released on Thursday despite last-minute efforts from the United States to halt the release, according to USA Today. The Supreme Court in the British territory of Gibraltar approved the release of the Grace 1 after British authorities said they no longer wanted to detain the vessel. Gibraltar's Chief Minister said he had accepted a pledge from Iran that, were the tanker to be released, its cargo would not be taken to its suspected original destination of Syria, which would have violated sanctions put in place from the European Union. Gibraltar attorney general Joseph Triay said the US Department of Justice had applied to have...
|UK says Iran must abide by the assurances on Grace 1 tanker|
Added: 15.08.2019 17:16 | 3 views | 0 comments
Britain said on Thursday Iran must abide by assurances it had given that the Grace 1 tanker would not travel to Syria, and said it would not allow Iran or anyone to bypass European Union sanctions.
|[Ticker] Gibraltar judge: Iranian ship should be released|
Added: 15.08.2019 16:03 | 7 views | 0 comments
A court in Gibraltar has ruled that an Iranian oil tanker, the Grace 1, should be released despite a request by the US department of justice to keep it in custody. The vessel had been seized on its way to Syria in order to provide it with 2.3m barrels of Iranian oil in contravention of EU sanctions.
|Turkey-backed Syrian rebels to send fighters to Idlib area: official|
Added: 15.08.2019 15:41 | 4 views | 0 comments
A Syrian rebel force supported by Turkey will send fighters to reinforce positions facing a Russian-backed Syrian government offensive in the Idlib region in the northwest of the country, an official in the rebel force told Reuters on Thursday.
|Iran said Grace 1 would not discharge cargo in Syria: Gibraltar Chronicle|
Added: 15.08.2019 15:39 | 2 views | 0 comments
Gibraltar decided to release the Grace 1 tanker after receiving formal written assurances from the Iranian government that it would not discharge its cargo in Syria, the Gibraltar Chronicle reported on Thursday.
|Syria war: Rebels shoot down government warplane|
Added: 15.08.2019 11:18 | 5 views | 0 comments
The jet was brought down amid fighting in rebel-held Idlib province and its pilot reportedly captured.
|U.S. has applied to seize Grace 1 tanker, Gibraltar says|
Added: 15.08.2019 11:16 | 15 views | 0 comments
The U.S. Department of Justice has applied to seize the Iranian tanker Grace 1, which is being held in Gibraltar on suspicion of smuggling oil to Syria in breach of European Union sanctions, the British overseas territory said on Thursday.
|U.S. seeks seizure of Iranian tanker in Gibraltar|
Added: 15.08.2019 11:09 | 24 views | 0 comments
Seized by British Royal Marines, Grace 1 is accused of bringing oil to Syria in violation of European Union sanctions.
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