Two Greek-flagged tankers seized by Iran’s Revolutionary Guards in the Middle East Gulf on 27 May were ordered to sail to Bandar Abbas on Sunday.

With their Iraqi oil cargo still on board, the 150,000-dwt Prudent Warrior (built 2017) and 157,400-dwt Delta Poseidon (built 2011) will travel on their own steam and steered by their own crew.

All seafarers are in good health and are treated well by Iran’s Revolutionary Guards, which swooped in on helicopters to board the two vessels as