Javad Zarif and Finnish Foreign Minister Pekka Haavisto attend a news conference in Helsinki on Monday. Reuters
Britain on Saturday denounced Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Gulf as a "hostile act" and rejected Tehran's explanation that it seized the vessel because it had been involved in an accident.
"Crewmembers of vessels assisting the IRGC (Revolutionary Guard Corps) by transporting oil from Iran may be ineligible for visas or admission to the United States under the terrorism-related inadmissibility grounds," Ortagus said.
Gibraltar refused on Sunday a US request to seize the Iranian tanker caught in a stand-off between Tehran and the West, as the stationary vessel raised an Iranian flag ahead of its expected departure from the British territory.
Timings, days off at Dubai schools to change; Abu Dhabi private schools to follow new working days’ schedule; flexible working hours for employees; private companies to have flexibility to choose their working week
The students from Oldham Academy North were shown conducting their Friday prayers on the pavement after a teacher reportedly asked them to leave the classroom during lunchtime.
The authority said: "We will work with our colleagues in the educational community in Dubai to ensure a smooth transition in line with the new decision."