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The U.S. Government claimed one million barrels of oil shipped from Iran by the Revolutionary Guard Corps. The Department of Justice claims that the intention was for the IRC to disguise the origin of the oil and sell it illegally to China. The company transporting the oil, Empire Navigation, has previously been found guilty of conspiring to violate the International Emergency Economic Powers Act in April.

U.S. Captures One Million Barrels of Oil Shipped By Iran Allegedly Set for Illegal Purchase by China

The U.S. Government claimed one million barrels of oil shipped from Iran by the Revolutionary Guard Corps. The Department of Justice claims that the intention was for the IRC to disguise the origin of the oil and sell it illegally to China. The company transporting the oil, Empire Navigation, has previously been found guilty of conspiring to violate the International Emergency Economic Powers Act in April.

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