posted on Aug, 6 2010 @ 06:00 AM
A Japanese tanker damaged last week in the Strait of Hormuz near Oman was the target of a terrorist attack, the United Arab Emirates state-run news
agency has said.
It said remains of home-made explosives had been found on the hull of the M Star, which was damaged on Wednesday while travelling from Qatar to
Two days ago, an al-Qaeda linked group said it was responsible.
Officials previously said the ship may have been involved in a collision.
The crew of the ship reported an explosion shortly after midnight Wednesday last week, injuring one person.
BBC NEWS LINK
Things are a brewing !