If the Strait of Hormuz was shut off, there could be a "potentially catastrophic" conflict that would have an impact beyond oil markets, says Richard Morningstar of Atlantic Council Global Energy Center@ACGlobalEnergy at the #SIEW2019 .
INSPIRE MIDDLE EAST | @alhabtoorgroup 's Chairman, billionaire @KhalafAlHabtoor , is known for being outspoken about the UAE and global politics. In an interview with Euronews' @RebeccaMcLD , he talks tensions in the Strait of Hormuz. Watch in full ➡
Straight ahead! 🚢 @USNavy ships #USSBoxer , #USNSTippecanoe , and #USSJohnPMurtha transit through the Strait of Hormuz in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the region. #KnowYourMil
Japan To Send Its Own Military Force To Strait Of Hormuz#wallst
[President Trump] has common sense. He doesn’t get caught up in the weeds and he continues to keep us safe. So we don’t go to war with Iran. The strait of Hormuz is still open and that my friends is a good news Trump story. #SecondOpeningStatement
Iran has released footage showing members of its forces seizing a British-flagged tanker at sea in the Strait of Hormuz
BREAKING: A U.S. Navy ship has shot down an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, Pres. Trump announces, saying it was "threatening the safety of the ship and the ship's crew."
"CENTCOM confirms that a U.S. Navy drone was shot down by an Iranian surface-to-air missile system while operating in international airspace over the Strait of Hormuz at approximately 11:35 p.m. GMT on June 19, 2019
NEW: CBS News has captured exclusive footage of U.S. troops inside Saudi Arabia, gearing up for a potential conflict with Iran. On Friday, Iran seized 2 British tankers in the Strait of Hormuz, later releasing one. @CBSDavidMartin is in the Middle East
WaPo matches NYT: "Trump ordered an attack on Iran on Thursday in retaliation for the downing of a surveillance drone in the Strait of Hormuz, but called off the operation just hours before it was due to take place, officials said."
JUST IN: U.S. military drone shot down in international airspace over Strait of Hormuz by Iranian surface-to-air missile - U.S. official
BREAKING: US official tells AP that US drone was shot down by an Iranian missile in international airspace over Strait of Hormuz.