Fire on Iran navy ship at mouth of Gulf, crew evacuated -report

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Fire on Iran navy ship at mouth of Gulf, crew evacuated - report
Firefighting operations continued on board the ship which was near the Iranian port of Jask situated on the Gulf of Oman, the statement said, adding that the vessel was on a training mission.
By REUTERS
JUNE 2, 2021

A fire broke out in an Iranian navy vessel near the mouth of the Gulf, but the entire crew was able to safely disembark, the semi-official news agency Fars quoted a navy statement as saying on Wednesday. Firefighting operations continued on board the ship which was near the Iranian port of Jask situated on the Gulf of Oman, the statement said, adding that the vessel was on a training mission. The statement did not give the cause of the fire. In April, Iran said one of its vessels, the Saviz, had been targeted in the Red Sea, after media reports the ship had been attacked with limpet mines.

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Iranian navy vessel catches fire in Gulf of Oman
Fire breaks out in Iranian navy training vessel near the mouth of the Gulf, crew safely disembarks.
Elad Benari , Jun 02 , 2021
Iranian ship.

A fire broke out in an Iranian navy training vessel near the mouth of the Gulf on Tuesday night, but the crew was able to safely disembark, Reuters reported, citing the semi-official news agency Fars. The incident occurred near the Iranian port of Jask situated on the Gulf of Oman, the report said. No further details were provided. It comes more than a year after an Iranian warship accidentally struck another with a missile during an exercise, killing 19 sailors and wounding 15 others. The area in which the incidents have taken place has seen tense encounters between the US and Iran in recent years.

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