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Sea Of Oman

An Iranian navy boat sprays water to extinguish a fire on an oil tanker in the sea of Oman. Two oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz came under a suspected attack Thursday, setting one of them ablaze in the latest mysterious assault targeting vessels in a region crucial to global energy supplies amid heightened tension between Iran and the U.S.

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An oil tanker is on fire in the sea of Oman. Two oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz were reportedly attacked an assault that left one ablaze and adrift as sailors were evacuated from both vessels and the U.S. Navy rushed to assist amid heightened tensions between Washington and Tehran.

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