Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Maritime News

Libya Government May Soon Ship Crude From Rebel-Held Ports

By Maher Chmaytelli April 1 (Bloomberg) — The Libyan government may be willing to accept an interim deal that would allow oil ports to reopen without rebels ceding control, according...

April 1, 2014
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Monday, March 24, 2014

Libya Releases Civilian Crew of Rebel Tanker

Libya will release the crew of a tanker that loaded oil at a rebel-held port and was stopped by the U.S. navy off Cyprus, its state prosecutor said on Monday.

March 24, 2014
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Sunday, March 23, 2014
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Maritime News

Seized Oil Tanker Morning Glory Docks In Libyan Capital

By Hani Amera ON BOARD THE MORNING GLORY, Libya, March 23 (Reuters) – A commercial oil tanker seized by U.S. forces after it loaded crude at a Libya port held...

March 23, 2014
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Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Maritime News

The Mysterious Journey Of Libya’s Rebel Oil Tanker

What began as a routine new assignment for Pakistani captain Mirza Noman Baig ended in a dramatic night-time rescue as U.S. Navy SEALs seized the ship his family said he was forced to operate by Libyan rebels.

March 19, 2014
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Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Libyan Rebels Say U.S. Navy “Pirated” Oil Tanker

A Libyan rebel leader accused the United States on Tuesday of behaving like pirates after U.S. naval forces seized an oil-laden tanker that had sailed from a rebel-held port in the east of the chaotic North African state.

March 18, 2014
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Monday, March 17, 2014

Navy SEALs Seize Tanker Carrying Oil From Libya Rebel Port – UPDATE

U.S. special forces have seized a commercial tanker that fled with a cargo of oil from a Libyan port controlled by anti-government rebels, halting their attempt to sell petroleum on the global market.

March 17, 2014
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Sunday, March 16, 2014
Maritime News

Navy SEALs Take Down Rebel Tanker in Med

No one was hurt tonight when U.S. forces, at the request of both the Libyan and Cypriot governments, boarded and took control of the commercial tanker Morning Glory, a stateless vessel seized earlier this month by three armed Libyans.

March 16, 2014
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Monday, March 10, 2014
Maritime News

Libya Seizes North Korea-Flagged Tanker After Loading Crude at Rebel Port – UPDATE

Libyan navy and allied militia forces have surrounded a North Korea-flagged tanker just outside an eastern port held by rebels, a navy spokesman said on Monday.

March 10, 2014
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