Tension rises over torpedo test in the Strait of Hormuz

April 2006
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;4/7/2006, Vol. 50 Issue 14, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on a program of military exercises and weapons testing that started in Iran on April 3, 2006. The program sent crude prices to their highest level since Hurricane Katrina last year. On the same day, the British Defence Ministry denied reports that government and military officials were to meet to discuss a U.S.-led military strike against Iran.


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