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Iranian Oil Tanker Leaves Gibraltar, Despite U.S. Efforts To Keep It Detained

The U.S. alleged that the tanker, which was seized in July, was carrying 2.1 million barrels of crude oil to Syria in violation of an international embargo.

An Iranian oil tanker that's been at the center of a diplomatic drama between the United States and Iran is back on the move six weeks after being seized off the coast of Gibraltar.

The Grace 1 was seized by British authorities in Julyat the request of the U.S. due

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