Gibraltar

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  • Grace 1 2019-09-14 18:59

    Gibraltar Chief Minister says Iran has not breached law

    TEHRAN - Gibraltar's Chief Minister Fabian Picardo said on Friday that it is difficult to say whether Iran breached international rules by selling the Grace 1 tanker oil to Syria.

  • Grace 1 tanker 2019-09-06 23:21

    Brian Hook offered captain multi-million dollar bribe in effort to seize Iranian tanker

    Zarif says U.S. applying ‘outright blackmail’

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Wednesday accused the Trump administration of engaging in "outright blackmail" after the Financial Times reported a State Department official offered the captain of an Iran-owned oil tanker millions of dollars to divert the ship to a nation which would detain it on behalf of the United States.

  • Pentagon chief says not after seizing Adrian Darya 1 2019-09-06 19:31

    Pentagon chief says not after seizing Adrian Darya 1

    TEHRAN – U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Thursday the Pentagon had no plan to seize the Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya 1, which was seized off Gibraltar in July and released after a month despite U.S. pressures.

  • Grace 1 tanker 2019-08-17 21:18

    By staff and agency

    U.S. issues warrant to seize Iranian oil tanker Grace 1

    The United States has issued a warrant for the seizure of an Iranian oil tanker captured by British Royal Marines in Gibraltar last month, according to Aljazeera.

  • Bolton 2019-08-16 20:17

    By M.A. Saki

    Release of Grace 1 marks a suicide for Bolton 

    When Britain impounded the Iranian oil tanker Grace 1 on July 4, John Bolton, Donald Trump’s ultra-hawkish national security adviser, tweeted: “Excellent news”. 

  • Iranian supertanker Grace 1 2019-08-16 01:45

    Gibraltar releases Iranian oil tanker Grace 1

    Gibraltar government has released the Iranian supertanker Grace 1, despite the US' attempt to block the release of the vessel.

  • Leader: British act of ‘piracy’ won’t go unanswered 2019-07-16 14:58

    Ayatollah Khamenei says Iran will surely continue to reduce JCPOA commitments

    Leader: British act of ‘piracy’ won’t go unanswered

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday condemned the British government’s illegal seizure of an Iranian supertanker in Gibraltar, saying the act of “piracy” will not go “unanswered”.

  • Zarif Hunt 2019-07-14 19:29

    Zarif to Hunt: ‘Iran will keep exporting oil under any circumstances’

    TEHRAN - In a telephone conversation with his British counterpart Jeremy Hunt on Saturday, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif insisted that the oil sanctions against Iran by the U.S. are illegal and that “the Islamic Republic of Iran will keep exporting oil under any circumstances.”

  • نفت کش ایرانی 2019-07-13 21:06

    Detained crew of supertanker released on bail

    TEHRAN - The crew member of supertanker who were arrested off the coast of Gibraltar have been conditionally bailed without charge, Sky News reported on Saturday.

  • Britain should be ‘scared’ of Iran’s retaliation: cleric 2019-07-06 18:59

    Britain should be ‘scared’ of Iran’s retaliation: cleric

    TEHRAN – Britain should be “scared” about the Islamic Republic’s retaliatory moves over the seizure of an Iranian oil tanker, a member of the Assembly of Experts said on Saturday.

  • Grace 1 2019-07-06 18:44

    Moscow condemns seizure of Iranian tanker

    TEHRAN – The Russian Foreign Ministry has slammed Britain for seizing an Iran-operated supertanker off the coast of Gibraltar.

  •  Gibraltar 2017-04-04 05:08

    By Sean O’Grady

    Battle with Spain over Gibraltar shows many still live in the great shadow of British empire

    In the case of Gibraltar, that could be very heavy indeed. OK, the proposed Spanish veto on a Brexit deal if they don’t get concessions on Gibraltar could be a grand bluff, but no one should be in any doubt about how much this outcrop of British imperialism is resented by the heirs of Spanish imperialism.