US accused Iran of hijacking a ship in international waters

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The U.S. military accused Iran of seizing the ship in international waters. The statement said Iranian forces – two ships and a helicopter – overtook the Vila tanker and boarded it. The incident took place near the United Arab Emirates, no details are given. The Liberian-flagged ship was proceeding from the port of Al-Hamriyah to its berth near Khor Fakkan.