Iran Releases Two Greek Tankers Seized in May

November 16, 2022

Author: 

Renee Maltezou and Jonathan Saul

Publication: 

Reuters

Related Country: 

  • Greece

Iran released two Greek-flagged tankers on November 16, the same day that the Iranian-flagged tanker Lana (formerly Pegas) left Greek waters. Iran had seized the two tankers in the Persian Gulf in May, after the United States had confiscated part of the Lana's oil cargo in Greece.