The British Heritage, able to haul about 1 million barrels of oil, was sailing toward Iraq's Basrah terminal in the south of country when it made an abrupt u-turn on July 6.
"It's a psychological game that's being played", said Olivier Jakob, managing director of energy consultant Petromatrix GmbH.
UK Ambassador to Iran, Nicholas Hopton, has been summoned to the foreign ministry for the third time, amid the ongoing tensions between London and Tehran over the seizure of an Iranian oil tanker off Gibraltar last week.
Britain's seizing of an Iranian oil tanker last week was a threatening act that will not be tolerated, Iran's Defence Minister Amir Hatami said on Monday in a speech broadcast live on state television. Last I checked, European Union was against extraterritoriality. An Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander threatened to seize a British ship in retaliation.
How this weird storm may be 2019's next hurricane
The American Model is now more reflective of the European and also brings the storm into Louisiana, but a little more to the west. Most offshore oil and gas rigs in the Gulf of Mexico are in the north-central and western portion of the basin.
Nintendo Switch Lite to arrive this September
If you're unsure which games include this mode, just look for the "handheld mode" icon on your game's packaging, or on the eShop. It is not compatible with a dock and can not be connected to a TV, and the love-it-or-hate-it kickstand on the back is gone.
The incident occurred amid heightened tensions over Iran's unravelling 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, which the USA withdrew from previous year.
Mr Kamalvandi also said the country's options within the next 60 days included enriching uranium to 20 per cent purity or beyond, and restarting the IR-2 M centrifuges dismantled under the deal.
A day after Iran drew worldwide condemnation for announcing that it was rolling back some of its commitments under its landmark nuclear deal with world powers, the commander of Iran's armed forces said Monday that his country does not want to provoke a conflict.
The confrontation has brought the USA and Iran close to the brink of conflict, with Donald Trump calling off air strikes against Iranian targets last month only minutes before impact.
These include options like aim assist, as well as the ability to toggle headbob, auto-mantling, running and crouching. This new mechanic will help making playing Borderlands 3 with a friend even more streamlined.
Unclear if Sturridge paid the ransom money or how the person who returned the dog got possession of Lucci in the first place. I just want to say a big thank you to everyone on social media who supported us and raised awareness.
He avoided federal prosecution and was thus spared from a lengthy jail time by pleading guilty to state charges under a plea deal. The 2008 deal also forced Epstein, now 66, to register as a sex offender and reach financial settlements with victims.
Sometimes that quality works against him, as Thompson can be seen whiffing on some tackles while trying to deliver big blows. Thompson is a 6-foot, 190-pound safety that has proven to be productive playing for the Cougars in the Pac-12 Conference.
However, it sounded a note of concern about global trade tensions amid the current tiff between the United States and China. Today the Bank of Canada acknowledged that fair summertime weather and an active energy sector could bode well.
But relentless pressure from President Trump for a rate cut could complicate matters for a Fed that prizes its independence. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell once again said he would not resign if President Trump asked him to do so.
Taylor Swift is immensely popular, so it wouldn't be surprising to learn that she is the highest-paid musician in the world. Swift's " Reputation " Stadium Tour grossed $266.1 million which was the highest-grossing tour in United States history.
The nose cone from Delta Air Lines Flight 1425 is shown in the aircraft's engine in this passenger image captured on July 8, 2019. He said those on the aircraft were not in danger "as all airliners can fly with one engine inoperative".
Of course if you haven't seen Stranger Things 3 yet, you should know that the entire thing is a spoiler for the Season 3 finale. Stranger Things star Noah Schnapp believes his character Will Byers's sexuality is "up to the audience's interpretation".
South Africa - Africa Cup of Nations - 10 July 2019
Having only scraped through the group stage, Baxter's side shocked tournament hosts Egypt in the last 16. "Not at all. Baxter oversaw a 2-0 away win in Uyo at the start of the campaign before a 1-1 draw in Johannesburg.
Iran welcomes French efforts to save nuclear deal
As part of its campaign, the USA has re-imposed sanctions on exports of Iranian crude oil, which have tanked the Iranian economy. Emmanuel Bonne arrived in the Iranian capital on Tuesday afternoon, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said.
Trump touts environmental leadership in speech
He wrote: "American voters aren't fooled by the President's attempts to cover up his failed environmental record". He highlighted acts of environmental stewardship his administration has taken to improve the environment.
Oil gains on USA inventory drawdown, Gulf of Mexico storm
Exxon Mobil Corp ( XOM.N ) said it was "closely monitoring" the disturbance to determine if its facilities might be affected. OPEC and allied producers led by Russian Federation agreed last week to extend their supply-cutting deal until March 2020.
Galaxy Note 10 vs Galaxy S10+: What We Know So Far
You have several great phones available to buy right now, including the Galaxy S10+, Note 9, or even the OnePlus 7 Pro. In Europe, the upcoming flagships are expected to ship with the same 8/128GB storage configuration as standard.
Senator: No equal pay, no public '26 WC funds
The 2026 World Cup is being co-hosted by the US, Mexico and Canada, and games will be split across the three countries. Cuomo thanked the team for helping to lead the fight for equality.