US seizes Singaporean’s tanker used to deliver illegal oil to North Korea

//US seizes Singaporean’s tanker used to deliver illegal oil to North Korea

US seizes Singaporean’s tanker used to deliver illegal oil to North Korea

The United States has seized a Singapore-owned oil tanker that was used to make illegal oil deliveries to North Korea, the Justice Department said.A New York federal judge issued a judgment of forfeiture authorising the US to take ownership of the M/T Courageous, which is currently in Cambodia.The ship, which has a capacity of 2,734 tonnes, was purchased by Singaporean national Kwek Kee Seng, who remains at large, according to a Justice Department statement on Friday.“Kwek and his co…

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