Iran seizes two Panama-flagged tankers carrying 1.5 million liters of fuel

The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) seized two fuel tankers in the northern Persian Gulf, Iran's semi-official Fars News Agency reported on Thursday.

The tankers were seized at the end of a two-day operation by the IRGC, according to the report. The two ships were carrying 37 crew members from various countries. The IRGC claimed that the ships were smuggling the fuel.