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US applies to seize Iranian tanker held in Gibraltar

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Washington move seeks to intensify effect of existing economic sanctions on Syria and Iran Gibraltar has said it will allow a detained Iranian oil tanker to be released after Tehran gave the territory’s government an assurance that it would not allow its cargo to be discharged in Syria, according to local reports. But the decision could yet be challenged by the US, which earlier applied to seize the Grace 1, which was detained on suspicion of breaching international sanctions on oil shipments to the regime of Bashar al-Asssad.
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