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Old 10-05-2014, 06:17 AM   #132
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Iranian military personnel seized 15 Royal Navy personnel during 2007 and held them for 13 days.. On 23 March 2007, 15 British Royal Navy personnel, from HMS Cornwall, searching a merchant vessel were surrounded by the Navy of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards and subsequently detained off the Iran-Iraq coast. In the course of events, the British forces claimed that the vessel was in Iraqi waters, but the Iranian side insisted that they were in Iran's territorial waters.. The 15 personnel were released on 4 April 2007...

Team of 8 sailors and 7 Royal Marines in 2 rigid-hulled inflatable boats from the Type 22 frigate HMS Cornwall had been searching a merchant dhow for smuggled automobiles when they were detained at roughly 10:30 Iraqi time (07:30 GMT; 11:00 Iranian time) by the crews of 2 Iranian boats; a further 6 Iranian boats then assisted in the seizure. The British personnel were subsequently taken to an Iranian Revolutionary Guards base in Tehran for questioning.. Iranian officials claimed that the British sailors were in Iranian waters.. A University of Durham analysis of the initial Iranian identification of the location of the boats showed that the position given was in Iraqi waters.. According to the Ministry of Defence, the Iranians allegedly issued a "corrected" location, which placed the boats in Iranian Waters..After recalling previous resolutions on Iraq, the Council extended the mandate United Nations Security Council Resolution 1723...

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