UPDATE 3-U.S. bid to seize Iranian tanker halts its release from Gibraltar

  * U.S. seeks to seize Iranian ship in Gibraltar * Grace 1 was seized by Gibraltar on July 4

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Oil Tankers’ Tracking Signals Are Vanishing in the Strait of Hormuz

By Brian Wingfield and Julian Lee Source: Bloomberg Vessels’ signals increasingly going dark near perilous strait  Some ships appear to have altered

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Twitter suspends Iran news agencies over ‘harassment of Baha’is’

Source: BBCNews Twitter has suspended several Iranian news accounts over alleged harassment of people who follow the Baha’i faith. Young

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IRGC Seizes Oil Tanker in Persian Gulf

Source: RadioFarda   The Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) says its forces have detained a “foreign” oil tanker carrying 6000

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