Seized tanker Niovi was part of legal dispute with sanctioned entities over suspected Iranian cargo
The cargo itself is suspected to have originated in Iran and was received via a ship-to-ship transfer with the VLCC Oman Pride (IMO: 9153525), according to activist group United Against Nuclear Iran.
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