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German Government Warns against Possible Shipment of Iraqi Oil throughLibya

In an official memorandum, the Federal Ministry of Economy in Bonn warnedGerman oil companies earlier this month of the possibility of Iraqi crude oilbeing shipped through Libya. The oil in question is presumed to have been loadedon Iraqi tankers on or around 2 August, since which time the vessels have notbeen able to unload their cargoes and have remained at anchor in Libyan waters....