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More than a month after British authorities released an Iranian tanker that had been detained off Gibraltar, the Iranian government said a British-flagged tanker that it seized in July is now free to leave

The seizure of the ship in the Strait of Hormuz on 19 July came two weeks after an Iranian tanker was detained by Britain off the coast of Gibraltar

Iranian state TV says the country plans to free seven crew members from the British-flagged Stena Impero tanker seized by Iran's Revolutionary Guards near the Strait of Hormuz in July two weeks after Royal Marines seized an Iranian tanker off Gibraltar which has now been released

"The #supertanker  Grace 1, which had been impounded in Gibraltar since its seizure in early July by British Marines on suspicion of carrying #Iranian  oil to #Syria  in violation of European sanctions, has been released from custody."

Seizure of the tanker Grace 1, renamed the Adrian Darya 1, by British Royal Marines near Gibraltar in July 4 on suspicion of carrying oil to Syria in violation of European Union sanctions led to a weeks-long confrontation between Tehran and the West.

An Iranian oil tanker that was detained by Gibraltar's authorities in July on suspicion of taking #crudeoil  to Syria has departed the territory, after a last-ditch request by the US to halt the vessel's release was turned down | #ArgusOil  #OOTT  More at:

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The Iranian oil tanker impounded off Gibraltar since July 4 set sail on Sunday after local authorities rejected a U.S. bid to detain the vessel. This is where it's headed next

Iran had been locked in a high-seas standoff with US ally Britain since Royal Marines seized the tanker off the coast of UK territory Gibraltar on July 4 on suspicion it was shipping oil to Syria in breach of EU sanctions.

The Iranian oil tanker impounded off Gibraltar since July 4 has set sail. This is where it's headed next

An Iranian tanker that had been held by Gibraltar since July left the port last night, hours after the British territory rejected a request by the US to detain it further.

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Gibraltar drops legal proceedings against the crew of an Iranian supertanker detained since 4 July

The Iranian supertanker Adrian Darya 1 which used to be called Grace 1 is leaving Gibraltar after it was seized by royal marines on 4 July for allegedly smuggling oil to Syria

AFP map locating the last known position of Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya, formerly Grace 1, which was seized off Gibraltar on July 4 and left on August 18

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Iran threatened to do exactly this after Britain seized an Iranian tanker off Gibraltar on July 4th

The US is trying everything to escalate the tension. The Uk should not have to abide by the first request in July to stop the Iranian supertanker in Gibraltar U.S. Issues Warrant To Seize Iranian Tanker Preparing To Leave Gibraltar

Iranian ambassador to London says Grace 1 tanker will leave Gibraltar soon despite a U.S. request to halt the release. The vessel carrying Iranian oil was detained in July by UK's Royal Marines

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BREAKING: Authorities in Gibraltar have released the Iranian supertanker Grace 1, which was seized on July 4 on suspicion of violating EU sanctions against Syria@GibChronicle  reports.

Tensions have been building with Iran since British Royal Marines detained an Iranian supertanker in Gibraltar at the beginning of July. Since then there have been a number of retaliations at sea - here's a timeline. Latest on this story here:

Tensions have been building with Iran since British Royal Marines detained an Iranian supertanker in Gibraltar at the beginning of July. Since then there have been a number of retaliations at sea - here's a timeline. Latest on this story here:

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