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Did The U.S. Sink An Iranian Oil Tanker En Route To North Korea?

https://english.alarabiya.net/en/features/2018/01/15/ANALYSIS-Did-the-US-sink-an-Iranian-oil-tanker-on-its-way-to-North-Korea-.html?utm_source=World+Affairs+Newsletter&utm_campaign=126f05df51-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_01_15&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_f83b38c5c7-126f05df51-294664345 ANALYSIS: Did the US sink an Iranian oil tanker en route to North Korea? Smokes and flames engulf the burning Iranian oil tanker Sanchi in the East China Sea. (AP) Masoud Al Zahid, Al Arabiya EnglishMonday, 15 January 2018 Text size A A A An Iranian tanker sank on Sunday after catching fire for eight days in […]

Beijing Vows To Tackle Violators Of UN Sanctions On North Korea After Report Of Regular Oil Deliveries At Sea

We’ll see…….. http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2127044/beijing-vows-tackle-violators-un-sanctions-north-korea Beijing vows to tackle violators of UN sanctions on North Korea after report of regular oil deliveries at sea South Korean newspaper says Chinese-owned ships making regular transfers of fuel to North Korean vessels PUBLISHED : Friday, 05 January, 2018, 7:45pm UPDATED : Friday, 05 January, 2018, 8:00pm 4 Jan 2018 China […]

South Korea Seizes Ship Suspected Of Sending Oil To North Korea

Excerpts: There was no immediate evidence of official Chinese involvement in the Lighthouse Winmore’s dealings with the North Koreans.   The registered owner of the ship is a Hong Kong company called Win More Shipping. The only director of that company is Gong Ruiqiang, who lives in Guangzhou, China, according to Hong Kong corporate filings. […]

Exclusive: Russian Tankers Fueled North Korea Via Transfers At Sea

Exclusive: Russian tankers fueled North Korea via transfers at sea – sources By Giles Elgood, www.reuters.com View Original December 29th, 2017 LONDON/MOSCOW – Russian tankers have supplied fuel to North Korea on at least three occasions in recent months by transferring cargoes at sea, according to two senior Western European security sources, providing an economic lifeline to […]

North Korea Illegally Buying Oil From China, Satellite Images Suggest

North Korea Illegally Buying Oil From China, Satellite Images Suggest By Pritha Paul, www.ibtimes.com View Original North Korean vessels were spotted on the West Sea engaging in illegal oil trades with Chinese ships multiple times in October, by the United States reconnaissance satellites. The images in question were recorded Oct. 19, before the latest sanctions on North […]

Chinese Oil Giants Win Brazil Offshore Auction

http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/business/2017-11/03/content_34059002.htm Chinese oil giants win Brazil offshore auction By Zheng Xin | China Daily | Updated: 2017-11-03 09:31   Visitors take photographs of an oil platform in Guanabara Bay in Niteroi, near Rio de Janeiro, the capital of Brazil. Chinese oil majors are looking to expand investment in the South American nation.[Photo/Agencies]   Deal expected […]

Putting North Korea Over A Barrel

Putting North Korea Over A Barrel washingtontimes.com · by Joseph R. DeTrani  http://www.washingtontimes.com Illustration on negotiating with North Korea by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times more > ANALYSIS/OPINION: The theme of this year’s 72nd session of the U.N. General Assembly is a world “striving for peace.” This meeting of 193 member states comes at a time when one of its […]

Saudi Government Allegedly Funded A ‘Dry Run’ For 9/11

Saudi Government Allegedly Funded A ‘Dry Run’ For 9/11 By Paul Sperry, nypost.com View Original September 9th, 2017 Evidence submitted in a major 9/11 lawsuit moving forward against the Saudi Arabian government reveals its embassy in Washington may have funded a “dry run” for the hijackings carried out by two Saudi employees, further reinforcing the claim employees […]

Oil Embargo Unlikely To Rein In North Korea

Oil embargo unlikely to rein in North Korea By Pierre Noel, IISS Senior Fellow for Economic and Energy Security In the wake of North Korea’s latest provocations, some politicians have called for an oil embargo on the country to bring it to heel. The sticking point has been whether China, Pyongyang’s sole oil supplier, would refuse […]

Catastrophe In Houston; Major Rebuilding & Infrastructure Restoration Will Be Needed; Gasoline & Refineries Likely To Get A Boost; Insurance Companies – Not As Bad As Some May Think — September Historically Worst Month Of Year For Stocks

Catastrophe In Houston; Major Rebuilding & Infrastructure Restoration Will Be Needed; Gasoline & Refineries Likely To Get A Boost; Insurance Companies – Not As Bad As Some May Think — September Historically Worst Month Of Year For Stocks http://www.fortunascorner.com      First, my thoughts and prayers go to the people of Houston and the surrounding […]