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South Korea sends destroyer after Iran seizes tanker

SEOUL – South Korea has redeployed a destroyer from anti-piracy duties in the Gulf of Aden to the Straits of Hormuz after a Korea-flagged tanker was seized by seaborne units of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard on Monday. Revolutionary Guards aboard armed speedboats seized the tanker HK Hankuk Chemi on  Monday afternoon, Gulf-time, citing environmental and chemical pollution by […]