#AceWorldNews – LIBYA – 22 March – An oil tanker which was captured by US special forces, after it loaded crude from a port controlled by Libyan rebels, has been handed back to Libyan authorities, according the Libyan state news agency LANA.
US commandos seized the Morning Glory tanker on Sunday off Cyprus after it left Es Sider port in central Libya. The rebels who control the port want more autonomy and oil wealth from the central government in Tripoli.
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