US navy steers rogue oil tanker back to Libya

The tanker, which broke a naval blockade two weeks ago, is steered by US Special Forces back to Tripoli.

    A tanker that escaped Libyan waters loaded with oil has been steered back to Tripoli by US Special Forces.

    The Morning Glory left the rebel-held port of Sidra two weeks ago, breaking a naval blockade.

    Al Jazeera's Imogen Brennan reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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