Gibraltar police release all crew members of detained Iranian tanker

first_imgLONDON (Reuters) – Gibraltar police said on Friday that all four crew members of the Iranian Grace 1 tanker have been released on bail without charge after it was detained last week on suspicion of breaking European sanctions by taking oil to Syria. AdChoices广告Gibraltar police said earlier on Friday that they had arrested the two second mates from the tanker, a day after the vessel’s captain and chief officer were arrested.In a statement, the police said all four crew members were granted bail with conditions. It did not elaborate, but said the investigation was ongoing and that the Grace 1 continues to be detained. (Reporting by Costas Pitas and Michael Holden; Editing by Stephen Addison and Daniel Wallis) Related News World 2d ago Gibraltar police arrest captain of detained Iranian tanker Related News World 07 Jul 2019 Iranian tanker wasn’t headed to Syria – Iran deputy foreign minister World 18h ago Hezbollah reduced its forces in Syria – Nasrallah {{category}} {{time}} {{title}}last_img