Navy blocks Iraq oil smuggler ship
British Navy officials board the Navstar 1 Friday.
The British Navy Friday intercepted a ship off the coast of southern Iraq carrying 1,100 tons of smuggled Iraqi oil, the largest discovery so far, according to a navy spokesman. The intercepted vessel belongs to a United Arab Emirates company based in Dubai, British Navy Cmdr. Graeme Mackay said.
Bron: cnn.com, 09-08-2003;