Iranian authorities have confirmed information about the explosion on the vessel Saviz in the Red Sea, reports TASS, referring to the statement of the official representative of the country’s Foreign Ministry, Said Khatibzade.
According to him, the Iranian merchant ship Saviz received minor damage due to the explosion.
TOAs specified, the incident occurred off the coast of Djibouti, its causes are being investigated.
On the eve of the media reported that an explosive device detonated on a ship belonging to the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps in the Red Sea.
Pentagon spokesman Jessica McNulty stated that the United States was not involved in the accident on the Saviz.