Reuters, quoting a local newspaper in Gibraltar, the government announced the release of the captain of the Iranian tanker and three officers
Government of Gibraltar: US Department of Justice has filed a request to detain the tanker Grace 1 on several charges and we are studying
US wants to seize Iran's Grace1 tanker. Gibraltar hearing (at which it'd been expected ship would be freed) to resume at 4pm. Gibraltar government: "The US Department of Justice has applied to seize the Grace 1 on a number of allegations which are being considered"
The UK has reportedly dropped its legal case against the Iran ian Grace 1 vessel but the DoJ request has reportedly come in "last minute"
Shannon Airport has confirmed operations are temporarily suspended after an incident involving a Boeing 763 aircraft and it is currently working to remove the aircraft from the scene
British don't want their 5G network infected by the "Manchurian chip phenomenon," says @AmbJohnBolton of @Huawei
Bolton says hopes all of the signatories of the deal with Iran recognize the same imperfections in the deal as we do
readout of PM Johnson's meeting with US National Security Adviser Bolton says they discussed a "shared commitment to an ambitious free trade agreement once the UK leaves the EU. They also spoke about Brexit and a range of other issues including Iran, Hong Kong and 5G"
"The Prime Minister spoke to President Trump today. They discussed global economic issues and trade, and the Prime Minister updated the President on Brexit," says @10DowningStreet spokesman
Passengers on a flight from Gatwick Airport to New York have been delayed after their plane was damaged before take off. The Norwegian Dreamliner aircraft, due to fly to New York JFK hit a fence while being pushed back from the stand, a passenger on board posted on Twitter
British government spokesman: Iran must stop its destabilizing activities in the region
British Prime Minister's spokesman: Boris Johnson will discuss with Bolton today a range of security issues, including Iran
British Prime Minister's spokesman: London's attitude towards Iran and the nuclear deal has not changed
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GOGO73 6414847 USAF RC135U Combat Sent, tracking west back to Mildenhall after morning intelligence-gathering mission surveilling BalticSea and Kalinigrad area. 0909z
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A @RoyalNavy @HMSDuncan is in Bahrain
US national security adviser calls on Britain to tighten its stance on Iran
Yellow warning issued due to strong wind over UK today. London, Manchester and Birmingham Airports
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Severe delays and cancellations at Kings cross railway station in London - just one of the places affected by power cut
Today's powercut appears to have been caused by problems at Little Barford gas-fired power station in Bedfordshire and Hornsea offshore wind farm off Yorkshire, which both failed around the same time, according to industry experts at @enappsys
UKPowerNetworks: on the powercut affecting parts of London and SouthEast. This is due to an issue on the national transmission network which has impacted our customers. we believe all supplies have been restored
Issues with two generators caused a loss of power across parts of the UK but the issue is "resolved", the National Grid Electricity System Operator said
Parts of Sussex have been affected by power cuts due to a failure to National Grid's network
has suspended all trains and customers are being advised not to travel
A power cut is affecting a large area of London and South East and is believed to be caused by a failure to the National Grid's network
Service suspended @TLRailUK at StPancrasInternational due to power failure and a faulty train
A nationwide power cut has affected homes across Derbyshire.
Power cut affecting whole of Ipswich Hospital (@ESNEFT). Back-up generator has failed to work. A spokewoman for the hospital says staff are working flat out to keep patients safe
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The powercut has stripped homes and businesses of power across England and Wales during the Friday rush hour.
Power is out in several towns across Cornwall including Newquay. Many traffic lights out.
Western Power Distribution: We are currently experiencing a major incident on the national electricity infrastructure. We are in the process of restoring customers and will provide further updates as soon as possible for specific areas We are sorry for the inconvenience this is causing