Tuesday, October 1, 2019
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Rough Seas and Restless Nights – Tracking the Grace 1 Supertanker

MADRID, Oct 1 (Reuters) – Video journalist Marco Trujillo sat on his hotel balcony, eyes fixed on the silhouette of a supertanker in the Strait of Gibraltar, watching for the...

October 1, 2019
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Wednesday, September 11, 2019
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Iran Says Tanker Oil Sold at Sea, Buyer Sets Destination

DUBAI, Sept 11 (Reuters) – Iran’s envoy to London said on Wednesday the oil cargo of tanker Adrian Darya 1 was sold at sea to a private company, denying Tehran...

September 11, 2019
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Friday, August 30, 2019
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Confusion as Turkey Says Iranian Tanker Now Headed Toward Lebanon

By Nerijus Adomaitis and Jonathan Spicer OSLO/ISTANBUL, Aug 30 (Reuters) – Turkey said on Friday that an Iranian tanker at the center of a confrontation between Washington and Tehran was...

August 30, 2019
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Thursday, August 29, 2019
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World’s Most-Watched Tanker Changes Course Off Turkish Coast

ISTANBUL, Aug 29 (Reuters) – Iranian tanker Adrian Darya, at the center of a dispute between Washington and Tehran, has changed course away from the Turkish coast, Refinitiv ship tracking...

August 29, 2019
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Monday, August 26, 2019
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Iran Says it Sold Oil Cargo from Tanker Released by Gibraltar

GENEVA, Aug 26 (Reuters) – Iran has sold the oil from a tanker released by Gibraltar after weeks in the custody of British Royal Marines and the vessel’s owner will...

August 26, 2019
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Thursday, August 22, 2019
iranian tanker Adrian Darya 1
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Iranian Tanker Wanted By United States Not Heading to Greece

PARIS, Aug 22 (Reuters) – An Iranian tanker which the United States wants seized is not heading towards Greece as it sails through the Mediterranean, Greek Prime Minister Kyrikos Mitsotakis...

August 22, 2019
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Tuesday, August 20, 2019
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Greece Says No Request Made for Iranian Oil Tanker to Dock

ATHENS, Aug 20 (Reuters) – Greece said on Tuesday it had not had a request for an oil tanker at the center of a row between Iran and the United...

August 20, 2019
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Monday, August 19, 2019
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Iran Warns U.S. Against Seizing Oil Tanker Headed to Greece

By Brian Wingfield, Arsalan Shahla and Verity Ratcliffe (Bloomberg) –Iran warned the U.S. against apprehending a supertanker carrying the Middle East country’s oil and said it couldn’t be clear on...

August 19, 2019
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Sunday, August 18, 2019
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Iranian Tanker ‘Grace 1’ Leaves Gibraltar After International Standoff

By Marco Trujillo and Jon Nazca GIBRALTAR, Aug 18 (Reuters) – The Iranian tanker caught in a standoff between Tehran and the West left Gibraltar on Sunday night, shipping data showed,...

August 18, 2019
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Friday, August 16, 2019
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Iran Tanker Shifts Position But Still at Anchor Off Gibraltar

By Marco Trujillo and Jon Nazca GIBRALTAR, Aug 16 (Reuters) – An Iranian tanker caught in the standoff between Tehran and the West shifted position on Friday, but its anchor was...

August 16, 2019
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Thursday, August 15, 2019
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Gibraltar Decides to Free Seized Iranian Tanker, U.S. Opens Case to Hold It

By Guy Faulconbridge and Marco Trujillo LONDON/GIBRALTAR, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Britain’s Mediterranean territory Gibraltar decided on Thursday to free a seized Iranian oil tanker, but did not immediately indicate when...

August 15, 2019
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Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Oil supertanker Grace 1 sits anchored in waters of the British overseas territory of Gibraltar
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Iran Claims Britain Might Release Seized Tanker Soon

By Parisa Hafezi and Guy Faulconbridge DUBAI/LONDON, Aug 13 (Reuters) – The British territory of Gibraltar will not yet release an Iranian oil tanker seized by Royal Marines in the...

August 13, 2019
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Thursday, August 1, 2019
Stena Impero, a British-flagged vessel owned by Stena Bulk, is seen at Bandar Abbas port
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Britain Rules Out Tanker Swap with Iran

BANGKOK, Aug 1 (Reuters) – Britain on Thursday ruled out exchanging an Iranian tanker detained by Gibraltar for a British-flagged tanker seized by Iran in the Gulf. “We are not...

August 1, 2019
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Friday, July 26, 2019
Oil supertanker Grace 1 seen in waters of British overseas territory of Gibraltar
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Flags of Inconvenience: Noose Tightens Around Iranian Shipping

By Jonathan Saul, Parisa Hafezi and Marianna Parraga LONDON/DUBAI/PANAMA CITY, July 26 (Reuters) – Somewhere on its journey from the waters off Iran, around Africa’s southern tip and into the...

July 26, 2019
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A boat of Iranian Revolutionary Guard sails next to Stena Impero, a British-flagged vessel owned by Stena Bulk, at Bandar Abbas port
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Iran, Ukraine, North Korea Show Ship Seizures Are the New Normal

By Leonid Bershidsky (Bloomberg Opinion) –The seizure of a number of ships in recent months tells an uncomfortable story. In today’s multi-polar world, countries can grab other nations’ vessels and...

July 26, 2019
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Thursday, July 25, 2019
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Opinion: Britain Should Not Reward Iran’s Hostage-Taking

(Bloomberg Opinion) –Confronting the first crisis of his premiership, Boris Johnson must decide what to do about the Stena Impero, the British oil tanker being held by the Islamic Republic...

July 25, 2019
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Britain Begins Escorting All UK Vessels Through Strait of Hormuz

By Andrew MacAskill and Jonathan Saul LONDON, July 25 (Reuters) – Britain has started sending a warship to accompany all British-flagged vessels through the Strait of Hormuz, a change in policy...

July 25, 2019
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Saturday, July 20, 2019
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UK Calls Iran’s Seizure of Tanker a “Hostile Act”

By Babak Dehghanpisheh and William Schomberg GENEVA/LONDON, July 20 (Reuters) – Britain denounced the Iranian seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Gulf as a “hostile act” on Saturday,...

July 20, 2019
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Friday, July 12, 2019
Oil supertanker Grace 1 seen in waters of British overseas territory of Gibraltar
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Gibraltar Says it Took Decision to Detain Iranian Tanker

LONDON, July 12 (Reuters) – Gibraltar took the decision to seize an Iranian tanker last week solely because the ship was in breach of European Union sanctions and not on...

July 12, 2019
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Gibraltar Police Arrests Officers of ‘Grace 1’ Supertanker Suspected of Skirting Sanctions

LONDON, July 12 (Reuters) – Gibraltar police said on Friday they had arrested the two second mates from the Iranian Grace 1 tanker which was detained last week on suspicion...

July 12, 2019
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