News Iran 'seizes' American cargo ship

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    This should get interesting...


    http://www.ibtimes.com/iranian-navy...-cargo-ship-34-american-sailors-board-1899735

    http://rt.com/news/253853-iran-seize-us-ship/

    http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-32503660

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    The Iranian navy has seized a US cargo ship and escorted it to the Iranian port of Bandar Abbas, media reports say.

    There has been no official confirmation of the incident from either Iranian or American officials.

    Reports say the vessel had 34 crew aboard at the time.

    Iran's semi-official Fars news agency said the vessel had been detained "for trespassing on Iran's territorial waters".


    Update - From five minutes ago

    http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-32503660

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    The incident happened in the Straits of Hormuz, according to the Pentagon (file image of Iranian warship)

    American officials have denied media reports that a US cargo ship had been seized by the Iranian navy.

    The Saudi-owned Al-Arabiya TV network had reported that a US vessel had been seized and taken to an Iranian port.

    An American official told Reuters there were "no indications so far" of any US ship being directed into an Iranian port.

    However, a Pentagon spokesman said a Marshall Islands-flagged ship had been boarded by the Iranian navy.
     
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    CNN says no Americans onboard. Too bad Iran, no good hostages here.
     
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    the reality--it's been every president in the past century
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