U.S. bid to seize Iranian tanker halts its release from Gibraltar

Credit: Reuters India- Published on August 15, 2019
The United States applied on Thursday to seize an Iranian tanker in Gibraltar, halting its expected release at the last minute and preventing a possible swap for British-flagged tanker held by Iran.

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Published on August 15, 2019 -  01:23
Gibraltar frees Iranian tanker, raising hopes of ship swap
Gibraltar has released the supertanker Grace 1, which Britain seized last month, paving the way for a swap with the tanker Iran's holding. Lucy Fielder reports.

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