Iran has released a Marshall-Islands flagged container ship and its crew which were seized last month in one of the world's major oil shipping lanes, the Students News Agency Isna quoted a foreign ministry official as saying.
Libya warned customers against buying any crude offered by a pro-autonomy group which seized three oil ports in the east of the Opec producer more than five months ago, the state oil firm said on Saturday.
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Libyan rebel fighters who captured villages from forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi have looted shops, burnt homes and beaten people suspected of supporting the Libyan leader, Human Right Watch said.
Since Libya's conflict broke out five mont