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How the Strait of Hormuz, a narrow stretch of water where ships carry $1.2 billion of oil every day, is at the heart of spiraling tensions with Iran
Iran could exact its revenge on the US and its allies by shutting or harassing tankers in the strait, which would heavily disrupt oil markets.
An Iranian military commander says there are ’35 vital American positions in the region’ which they can strike in response to top general&...
The potential targets include US ships stationed near Iran, as well as cities in Israel, one of America's closest allies.
US Marines sailed through the Strait of Hormuz with an armored vehicle on the flattop’s flight deck, ready to fight off Iranian gunboats
The Marines have been experimenting with parking armored vehicles on the amphibious flight decks to better confront threats in hostile waterways.
Ships report "GPS interference, bridge-to-bridge communications spoofing, and/or other communications jamming with little to no warning," the US military says.
Britain rejects swapping seized oil tankers with Iran, 4 days after Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s father said it would be ‘easy peasyR...
Britain still has an Iranian oil tanker accused of violating EU sanctions, and Iran still has a British oil tanker that it seized in retaliation.
A bold British tanker ignored the government’s warnings and traveled through the Strait of Hormuz, just days after another UK ship was captured ...
The BW Elm traversed the Strait of Hormuz on Tuesday and Wednesday, even though the UK warned ships to avoid the waterway amid tensions with Iran.
US Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Iran couldn't raise oil prices that much, even if it was able to shut down a key passage for oil tankers.
‘If you obey, you will be safe.’ Iran released dramatic video of its forces seizing a British tanker and the crew it interrogated
The crew of Britain's Stena Impero is safe and in good health, Iran insists, but the company has been unable to contact them.
The UK reportedly told Trump not to threaten Iran while it negotiates for the release of tanker hostages
The UK government has asked President Donald Trump to play it cool and avoid escalating a tense standoff with Iran.
Oil is surging as traders brace for the UK’s response to Iran’s seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker
"Investors need to carefully watch the developments in Strait of Hormuz," one analyst wrote, as a fifth of global oil supply passes through it.