Britain presents evidence of oil tanker attack at UN

Iran rejected the accusation and blamed Israel for destabilising the region, reports Asian Lite News The UK’s UN Ambassador Barbara Woodward said that her country briefed the UN Security Council on the evidence it has about the attack against an oil tanker


UK, Iran summon diplomats after tanker attack

A foreign ministry spokesman, Saeed Khatibzadeh, warned that Iran would not hesitate in defending its national interests and would respond to any “possible adventurism”…reports Asian Lite News. The UK and Iran have summoned each other’s diplomats in a row over last week’s


Two Iranian ships on US radar

The sources said the American officials were not sure of the destination of the Iranian naval vessels, but they believe “they may be ultimately headed for Venezuela.”…reports Asian Lite News US national security officials are reportedly monitoring two Iranian ships which are


UK condemns new sentence for dual citizen in Iran

UK foreign secretary slammed the decision ,calling it a “totally inhumane and wholly unjustified decision.”…reports Asian Lite News UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his foreign secretary Dominic Raab condemned the new one-year prison sentence that was issued by an Iranian court


Iran-Iraq border to be closed till April

On February 20, Iran closed several crossing points with Iraq to stem the spread of a new coronavirus variant…reports Asian Lite News. While the coronavirus pandemic has continued to impact people of  all strata, as earlier borders are about to shut down.