Stories tagged: gibraltar
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2019
A lawyer representing the captain of an Iranian supertanker caught in a diplomatic standoff says his client no longer wants to be in command of the ship
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 15, 2019
Gibraltar on Thursday allowed a detained Iranian supertanker to leave the British overseas territory despite a last-minute U.S. attempt to seize the vessel, potentially defusing tensions between London and Tehran …
UPDATED: Thu., July 4, 2019
Authorities in Gibraltar said they intercepted Thursday an Iranian supertanker believed to be breaching European Union sanctions by carrying a shipment of Tehran’s crude oil to war-ravaged Syria.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017
For the chief minister of Gibraltar, the British territory’s post-Brexit future rests on strengthening its ties with the United Kingdom.
Sat., June 25, 2016
Barbary macaque monkeys are the star attractions in Gibraltar. Still, this historic port town is steeped in military history around the landmark Rock of Gibraltar. The town wears its scars …