Iran's threats over Strait of Hormuz? Understandable, but not easy

In a further threat, the article stated that Iran would in future be able to attack the 480-km pipeline with a capacity of 2.5 million barrels/day[1] that the UAE is planning to build in order to bypass the Strait of Hormuz in order to neutralize

(NewsCore) – The US will not tolerate any disruption of the free flow of navigation in the Strait of Hormuz in the face of Iran's threat to close the vital waterway, a spokesperson for the Fifth Fleet said Wednesday. Admiral Habibollah Sayyari

By Tim Lister, CNN It is just 34 miles (55 kilometers) wide and dotted with islands and rocky outcrops, a channel that links the Persian Gulf with the Indian Ocean. Like many marine "chokepoints," the Strait of Hormuz has long

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's navy chief warned Wednesday that his country can easily close the strategic Strait of Hormuz at the mouth of the Persian Gulf, the passageway through which a sixth of the world's oil flows. It was the

(NewsCore) – The US will not tolerate any disruption of the free flow of navigation in the Strait of Hormuz in the face of Iran's threat to close the vital waterway, a spokesperson for the Fifth Fleet said Wednesday. Admiral Habibollah Sayyari