Pacific Island nation tells Venezuela ‘That Oil Tanker Isn’t Ours’

Jan 14 2021

Island nation of Palau says a tanker that recently loaded Venezuelan crude was using a false signal to disguise its identity, potentially putting the Pacific country in the crosshairs of U.S. sanctions.


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