Blaze at Iranian Port Adds to String of Damaging Incidents

Blaze at Iranian Port Adds to String of Damaging Incidents

Iranian authorities are investigating a blaze that damaged seven ships at a southern Iranian port, the latest in a string of fires and explosions that have raised suspicions of coordinated sabotage targeting the nation’s infrastructure and a nuclear facility.

Iranian state television showed black plumes of smoke billowing over the Bushehr port on Wednesday as firetrucks worked to extinguish the flames. A shipping-services provider operating at the port confirmed that at least seven vessels had caught fire. Authorities said…

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