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UK says seized Iranian oil tanker could be released

UK says seized Iranian oil tanker could be released

 Britain will facilitate the release of a seized Iranian tanker if Iran can provide guarantees the vessel would not breach European sanctions on oil shipments to Syria, Britain's top diplomat said, as European nations called for new talks to eas ...

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UK says seized Iranian oil tanker could be released Israel threatens 'crushing' response to any Hezbollah strike Britain sending destroyer to Gulf amid Iranian threats Egyptian mediators arrive in Gaza to call for calm Trump warns Iran sanctions will 'soon be increased substantially' UAE draws down troops in Yemen in 'strategic redeployment'

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UK says seized Iranian oil tanker could be released Britain sending destroyer to Gulf amid Iranian threats Trump hits out at May after leak of damning cables PM-elect Mitsotakis vows to make Greece 'proud' after vote triumph Iran condemns detention of oil supertanker in Gibraltar EU summit suspended amid 'enormous frustration' over jobs stalemate

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North Korea says US 'hell-bent' on sanctions despite Trump-Kim meet Trump becomes 1st sitting US leader to enter North Korea China says Trump, Xi reach trade truce G20 summit lays bare growing climate change division Huge crowds march in Hong Kong, piling pressure on leader Hong Kong protesters begin night vigil as extradition anger mounts

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