Two crew members died in the drone strike

A "senior Israeli official" on Friday accused Iran of being behind the "criminal terrorist attack" against an Israeli-managed ship off Oman coast, the Hebrew-language Ynet website reported.

Two crew members died in the drone strike against the Japanese-owned Mercer Street vessel, which was sailing in the Arabian Sea under the Liberian flag. The ship was managed, however, by the London-based Zodiac Maritime, a company that is part of Israeli billionaire Eyal Ofer’s Zodiac Group. 

Referring to the so-called "shadow war" between Israel and Iran, the unnamed official told Ynet that there could be no equivalence between the respective actions of the countries. ... Read More: i24