The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) confirmed that it had seized two Greek oil tankers in the Persian Gulf waters.

Iran PressIran News: The IRGC public relations announced that the oil takers were seized on Friday following the violation of naval regulations.

The IRGC Navy seized the Greek oil tankers, Sepah News reported.

According to the report, Greek oil tankers Prudent Warrior and Delta Poseidon have been moved to Iranian waters a few miles off the Persian Gulf coast.

In a related development on Wednesday, the Greek government seized an Iranian ship off the coast of the European country and confiscated its cargo by alleged court order and in coordination with the US government.

Following the illegal seizure of the Iranian oil tanker, the Chargé d'Affaires of the Greek Embassy to Iran (in the absence of the Ambassador) was summoned to the Iranian Foreign Ministry on Wednesday.