Hirunews Logo
Iran+Detains+10+US+Sailors+After+Vessels+Stopped+In+The+Gulf
Wednesday, 13 January 2016 - 11:08
Iran Detains 10 US Sailors After Vessels Stopped In The Gulf
10

Shares
1,253

Views

Iran detained 10 US sailors after two small patrol boats reportedly drifted into Iranian waters in the Gulf, US authorities’ states.

They say the Riverine boats apparently developed mechanical problems and were taken to Iran's Farsi Island.

Tehran says the crew and the boats "will be returned promptly", Irani local media reports.

The sailors were "snooping" in Iranian waters, Iran's Fars news agency says.

It says the sailors - nine men and a woman - were held by the Iranian Revolutionary Guard.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
506 Views
7,667 Views
3,054 Views
6,563 Views
7,919 Views
51,215 Views
Top