Posts Tagged ‘fuel’

Libya Attorney General’s Office: Fuel smuggling lost Libya millions of dollars

  • 14 March 2018 - 20:30
Libya Attorney General’s Office: Fuel smuggling lost Libya millions of dollars

Libya's top prosecutor says criminal groups are smuggling Libyan fuel on board fishing vessels to Europe. Al-Sadiq al-Sour, the Head of the Attorney General's Office Investigation Bureau, told reporters on Wednesday their investigations revealed that smugglers use sea routes to...

Fuel smuggling net from Libya to Europe arrested by Italian police

  • 18 October 2017 - 15:52
Fuel smuggling net from Libya to Europe arrested by Italian police

  Smugglers have been stealing fuel in Libya and selling it on across Europe, according to Italian police. Italian police said on Wednesday that they had broken up a network selling low-quality Libyan diesel fuel worth €30 million euros at service stations in Sicily and as far away as...

Libya’s oil production at stake as three key oilfields shut down by protesters

  • 28 August 2017 - 09:54
Libya’s oil production at stake as three key oilfields shut down by protesters

Two more oil fields in Libya are being closed after an armed group took over pipelines to both deposits, further disrupting the OPEC nation’s plan to boost crude production. El Feel, or Elephant, stopped production, Wessam Al-Messmari, an office manager for the Petroleum Facilities Guard that...

Libya’s state oil company hails arrest of “King of Smuggling”

  • 26 August 2017 - 19:02
Libya’s state oil company hails arrest of “King of Smuggling”

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) in Libya has welcomed the arrest of the most wanted human, fuel smuggler and drug dealer in the country by Special Deterrent Force (SDF) in Tripoli. The SDF announced Thursday that it had arrested the most wanted smuggler Fahmi Salim Bin Khalifa (A.K.A. King of...