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Gibraltar Police Arrest Two more Officers of Detained Iranian Tanker

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Fri, 12 Jul 2019 13:41 GMT

Gibraltar police said Friday July 12th they have arrested two more officers from a seized Iranian tanker suspected of breaching EU sanctions by shipping oil to Syria, a day after detaining the captain and chief officer, AFP has reported.

All four men are Indian nationals and are being questioned in connection with an "investigation of the suspected export of crude oil to the Banyas refinery in Syria", the Royal Gibraltar Police said in a statement. 

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