Navy SEALs Capture Militant Oil Freighter

U.S. Navy SEALs seized a North Korean flagged freighter, the “Morning Glory,” filled with oil from Libyan rebels in international waters. They executed the mission with the support of the Cypriot and the Libyan government. No shots were fired, and there were no fatalities.

Al-Jazeera. “US Navy SEALs board rogue Libya oil tanker.” March 17, 2014.

BBC. “Navy Seals board rogue Libya oil tanker Morning Glory.” March 17, 2014.

Daragahi, Borzou and Neil Hume. “US seizure of mystery oil tanker leaves questions unanswered.” Financial Times. March 17, 2014.

Kirkpatrick, David D. “U.S. SEALs Take Control of Diverted Libyan Oil Tanker.” NYT. March 17, 2014.

Laessing, Ulf and Feras Bosalum. “U.S. forces seize tanker carrying oil from Libya rebel port.” Reuters. March 17, 2014.

Londoño, Ernesto and Abigail Hausloher. “U.S. Navy SEALs take over oil tanker for return to Libya.” Washington Post. March 17, 2014.

Press T.V. “Pentagon: US navy Seals take control of tanker carrying Libyan oil.” Youtube. March 17, 2014.

Steven, Chris. “US navy Seals take over oil tanker seized by Libyan rebels.” The Guardian. March 17, 2014.

VOA. “US Navy SEALS Seize Renegade Oil Tanker.” March 17, 2014.

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