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And if the Strait of Hormuz were to be blocked by Iran or any other country or entity, oil prices would skyrocket.
Yes, the campaign would be more interesting if American warships were getting shelled in the Straits of Hormuz.Election Between Obama and Romney Will Be Boring—and That’s Fine|Peter Beinart|April 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
They could agree to procedures in the Straits of Hormuz to prevent incidents from escalating.Winston Lord and Leslie H. Gelb: Nixon’s China Opening, 40 Years Later|Winston Lord, Leslie H. Gelb|February 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
If a conflict with Iran escalated beyond airstrikes to a naval struggle in the Strait of Hormuz, more resources would be diverted.GOP Candidates Are Wrong to Urge a Second Front War in Iran|Bruce Riedel|January 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In January 7, 2008, five Iranian speedboats darted around three U.S. warships in the Straits of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf.
This admiral first attacked and took Hormuz, then governed by a king of Persian origin.Southern Arabia|Theodore Bent
In the 14th century it was supplanted by Hormuz and lapsed into its former insignificance.
It dropped to the ground, and looking up, Hormuz saw that the stranger had vanished.Jewish Fairy Tales and Legends|Gertrude Landa
A vessel came in to-day from Hormuz on the eastern shore, bringing a horde of beggars.The Prince of India, Volume I|Lew. Wallace
Ormuz, or Hormuz, an island at the entrance of the Persian Gulf, once a great commercial dpt.The Lusiad|Lus de Cames