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Dubai may have to do without Bakewell tarts if UK ports ‘meltdown’ post-Brexit
Annual trade between Dubai and the UK is worth around US $9.6 billion, and the UAE as a whole is Britain’s sixth biggest overseas market
UK sends HMS Kent to Arabian Gulf to join US Navy mission
The deployment was first announced last month and will see the Kent relieve another British ship, HMS Duncan, already working in the region
HMS Duncan arrives in Gulf as British navy begins escorts in Strait of Hormuz
UK Defence Ministry takes action after Iranian soldiers seized a tanker in the Gulf region
UK raises threat level for British ships in Arabian Gulf, sends more warships
A security level of 3 means that there is an imminent risk of an attack on a UK ship, according to the International Ship and Port Facility (ISPS) security code.
British Royal Navy and Iranian boats in tense standoff in Strait of Hormuz
The tanker British Heritage was approaching the northern entrance to the Strait of Hormuz when several Iranian boats tried to intercept it

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