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15 oil tanker crew members test positive for COVID-19 

15 oil tanker crew members test positive for COVID-19 

  15 crew members on board a Maltese-flagged oil tanker have tested positive to COVID-19, and two crew members have been hospitalized, but they are not in a...

Oil tanker quarantined in Antwerp after COVID-19 outbreak 

Oil tanker quarantined in Antwerp after COVID-19 outbreak 

  The Belgian port of Antwerp has quarantined a Maltese-flagged oil tanker until at least July 4 after more than half of its crew tested positive for COVID-19, the...

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Yemeni accuses Iran of attacking oil tanker in Arabian Sea 

  Yemeni Information Minister Muammar Iryani accused Iran of being behind a foiled attempt to attack an oil tanker in the Arabian Sea. “(Iran’s) Islamic...

Saudi-led coalition in Yemen says it foiled oil tanker attack in Arabian Sea 

Saudi-led coalition in Yemen says it foiled oil tanker attack in Arabian Sea 

  The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen fighting Iranian-aligned Houthi rebels said Wednesday it had foiled an attack on an oil tanker in the Arabian Sea by four...

Captain murdered on oil tanker off Venezuela 

Captain murdered on oil tanker off Venezuela 

  Armed assailants murdered the captain of an oil tanker after boarding his ship while it was anchored off the coast of eastern Venezuela, according to a local...

U.S. removes oil tanker, shipowner from its blacklist

U.S. removes oil tanker, shipowner from its blacklist

  The U.S. Department of Treasury has removed a crude oil tanker and its owner from the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) Specially Designated Nationals List....

U.S. removes oil tanker, shipowner from its blacklist

U.S. removes oil tanker, shipowner from its blacklist

  The U.S. Department of Treasury has removed a crude oil tanker and its owner from the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) Specially Designated Nationals List....

Iran warns U.S. against seizing oil tanker released by Gibraltar 

Iran warns U.S. against seizing oil tanker released by Gibraltar 

Iran warned the U.S. against apprehending a supertanker carrying the Middle East country’s oil and said it couldn’t be clear on the ship’s ultimate destination,...

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Armed robbers raid another oil tanker off Venezuela

Five robbers armed with knives and a pipe wrench on March 28 boarded an oil tanker anchored at the Jose Terminal Anchorage in Venezuela, the International Maritime...

Maltese army takes control of oil tanker hijacked by migrants

Maltese army takes control of oil tanker hijacked by migrants

Maltese armed forces have taken control of an oil tanker El Hiblu 1 that was commandeered by migrants after they were rescued off the coast of Libya. The 108 migrants...

Navy foils pirate attack on oil tanker

Navy foils pirate attack on oil tanker

Iranian naval forces foiled a pirate attack on an Iranian oil tanker in the Bab-el-Mandeb Strait, which links the Gulf of Aden to the Red Sea, a Navy official said on...

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Iranian navy foils pirate attack on oil tanker

Iranian naval forces foiled a pirate attack on an Iranian oil tanker in the Bab-el-Mandeb Strait, which links the Gulf of Aden to the Red Sea, a Navy official said on...