2 Japan-Related Ships Attacked near Strait of Hormuz
Tokyo, June 13 (Jiji Press)--Two ships loaded with Japan-related cargo have been attacked near the Strait of Hormuz, Japan's industry ministry said Thursday.
According to the transport ministry, a chemical tanker operated by Tokyo-based Kokuka Sangyo Co. has been hit by shells.
None of the tanker's crew members were injured and the crew included no Japanese, industry minister Hiroshige Seko said.
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