IRGC Seizes Container Vessel Linked to Israeli Billionaire

Iranian state media has announced that IRGC forces boarded and seized the Portuguese-flagged container vessel “MSC Aries” in the Strait of Hormuz because of its links to Israel.

The vessel is managed by Zodiac Maritime, a UK-based shipping company with ties to the billionaire Israeli Ofer family.

No injuries reported amongst the crew as the vessel gets moved to Iranian waters.