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UK joins Israel saying Iran attacked tanker; Tehran denies

Democratic Underground 01 Aug 2021
By JON GAMBRELL ... Calling it a “unlawful and callous attack,” British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said his country and its allies planned a coordinated response over the strike Thursday night on the oil tanker Mercer Street ... However, Israel, the U.K ... 2, 2016 photo shows the Liberian-flagged oil tanker Mercer Street off Cape Town, South Africa ... .
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Israeli premier blames Iran for tanker attack; Tehran denies

Yahoo Daily News 01 Aug 2021
2, 2016 photo shows the Liberian-flagged oil tanker Mercer Street off Cape Town, South Africa ... The American nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan and the guided missile destroyer USS Mitscher were escorting the Mercer Street as it headed to a safe port, the U.S.
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US, UK and Israel blame Iran for deadly attack on oil tanker

TVNZ 01 Aug 2021
This January 2, 2016 photo shows the Liberian-flagged oil tanker Mercer Street off Cape Town, South Africa ... Calling it a “unlawful and callous attack,” British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said his country and its allies planned a coordinated response over the strike Thursday night on the oil tanker Mercer Street.
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Fury as Dominic Raab IGNORES calls from Israel to retaliate against Iran after regime launched ...

The Daily Mail 01 Aug 2021
The unidentified Briton, as well as a Romanian crew member, died late on Thursday night after the MV Mercer Street oil tanker was attacked by a so-called kamikaze drone, which is laden with explosives and detonates on impact with its target ... This January 2, 2016 photo shows the Liberian-flagged oil tanker Mercer Street off Cape Town, South Africa ... .
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An Israeli-managed oil tanker was attacked off the coast of Oman, killing 2 crew members

Yahoo Daily News 31 Jul 2021
The approximate location of an attack on the Mercer Street oil tanker on July 29, 2021, according to the UK Marine Trade Operations ... The Mercer Street ship, which is Japanese owned, is ... A January 2016 photo of the Mercer Street oil tanker off Cape Town, South Africa.
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US Navy says drone strike hit oil tanker off Oman, killing 2

Springfield News-Sun 31 Jul 2021
The Mercer Street is managed by London-based Zodiac Maritime, part of Israeli billionaire Eyal Ofer’s Zodiac Group ... 2, 2016 photo shows the Liberian-flagged oil tanker Mercer Street off Cape Town, South Africa ... 2, 2016 photo shows the Liberian-flagged oil tanker Mercer Street off Cape Town, South Africa.
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Briton is one of two crew killed in a suspected Iranian attack on an oil ...

The Daily Mail 31 Jul 2021
The tanker Mercer Street, linked to an Israeli billionaire, was targeted north-east of the Omani island of Masirah, 185 miles south-east of the capital Muscat, on Thursday ... Mercer Street off Cape Town, South Africa ... Shipping authority Lloyd’s List identified Mercer Street’s owner ...
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Israel accuses ‘Iranian terrorism’ of being behind ‘suicide drone’ attack on oil tanker which killed ...

The Daily Mail 31 Jul 2021
Israel has accused Iran of being behind a 'drone' attack on an oil tanker which killed two people - a British national and a Romanian citizen - off Oman's coast. The tanker, called MV Mercer Street, is operated by London-based company Zodiac Maritime which is owned by Israeli shipping billionaire Eyal Ofer ... Mercer Street off Cape Town, South Africa ... .
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Attack kills 2 oil-tanker crewmen

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 31 Jul 2021
No one immediately claimed responsibility for the Thursday night strike on the Liberian-flagged tanker Mercer Street. However, a U.S ... The U.S ... The U.K ... Zodiac Maritime described the Mercer Street's owners as Japanese, without naming them ... naval escort." ... The U.S ... 2, 2016 photo shows the Liberian-flagged oil tanker Mercer Street off Cape Town, South Africa.
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In 1984, Canada's Lynn Kanuka raced to Olympic bronze in the 3,000m. No one paid attention

Canoe 30 Jul 2021
Story continues below ... We apologize, but this video has failed to load ... The International Olympic Committee had banned South Africa for its racist apartheid regime, but English lineage and Fleet Street’s zeal for an underdog story set the British government’s wheels madly in motion and the teenaged Budd obtained a new passport in record time ... .
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Jerusalem's legendary neighborhood for authors celebrates centennial

The Jerusalem Post 29 Jul 2021
Inspired by the idea of garden suburbs, neoclassicism and agricultural-Zionist communities, the lush greenery is heavily present when walking along the 2021 streets.  ... The main street leading into Abu Tor by the First Station is named for him, called “HaMifaked” (The Commander), as he was known to everyone.
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Don’t Open the Door: class act

Islington Tribune 29 Jul 2021
“Two people thrown together share intimate secrets ranging from rebellion against the colonial administration in Malaya, apartheid South Africa and how to walk down the street in Tottenham.” ... “She was living in apartheid South Africa, and she made a bold and radical stand and had an affair with a black man 50 years before the play takes place.”.
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Local content dominates at this year’s Durban International Film Festival

Independent online (SA) 29 Jul 2021
Cape Town narratives “Hard Livings”, a documentary directed by Jason Staggie about the most feared street gang in South Africa, and “Sons of the Sea”, a drama feature film by John Gutierrez that tells a story of a gifted but reclusive teenager from a poor South African fishing ...
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Tunisia Risks Sliding Back to Autocratic Rule

Wall Street Journal 29 Jul 2021
The crisis is threatening to strike a blow against democratic aspirations across the region, and while many Tunisians support the removal of an unpopular government, others fear the country could lose its status as North Africa’s sole exemplar of democracy after street rallies overthrew a dictator in 2011 ... Libya, Syria, and Yemen plunged into war ... .
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