An Iranian tanker sank on Sunday after catching fire for eight days in Chinese territorial waters. The crew, which numbered to 32 individuals, all died with no survivors.
Iran oil tanker. (Reuters)
An Iranian relative of the oil Tanker crewmen, who were aboard it when it collided with a cargo ship off China eight days ago, reacts inside Iran's International Oil Tanker Central building in the capital Tehran. (AFP)
Rouhani calls for an investigation
An Iranian oil tanker burst into flames from end to end and sank on January 14, eight days after it caught fire following a collision with a cargo ship off China. (AFP)