Hormuz Strait Just Got a Lot Narrower for British Ships as London Admits It Can’t Protect Them

When Iran seized the British-flagged Stena Impero the Royal Navy warship was 16 minutes away which may as well have been decades. The British defense minister is now having to explain that it is simply not possible to escort each and every British commercial ship through the Strait — the Royal Navy can’t deploy anywhere the number … Continue reading Hormuz Strait Just Got a Lot Narrower for British Ships as London Admits It Can’t Protect Them