Grace 1 tanker - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Grace 1 tanker


U.S. blacklists Iranian tanker in Mediterranean

Aug 31, 2019 - 4:53 PM

The US Department of Treasury says the vessel was 'blocked property' under an anti-terrorist order

Gibraltar rejects U.S. demand to detain Iranian oil tanker

Aug 18, 2019 - 9:06 PM

Gibraltar's government says it could not seek a court order to detain the supertanker because US sanctions against Iran were not applicable in the European Union

Picture shows Iranian supertanker Grace 1 off the coast of Gibraltar on August 15, 2019. - Gibraltar's Supreme Court ruled today to release an Iranian supertanker seized last month on suspicion of shipping oil to Syria in breach of EU sanctions, despite a last-minute US request to detain the vessel. (Photo by JORGE GUERRERO / AFP)