Photo of oil tanker on fire in the sea of Oman

Tankers Targeted Near Strait of Hormuz Amid Iran-US Tensions

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Two oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz came under a suspected attack Thursday, setting one of them ablaze in the latest mysterious assault targeting vessels in a region crucial to global energy supplies amid heightene...
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Saudi Arabia Says 2 Oil Tankers Damaged by Sabotage Attacks

FUJAIRAH, United Arab Emirates — Two Saudi oil tankers and a Norwegian-flagged vessel were damaged in what Gulf officials described Monday as a "sabotage" attack off the coast of the United Arab Emirates. While details of the incident remain unclear, it raised...