SEIZED - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) U.S. Navy SEALs seize Libya oil tanker <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">U.S. Navy SEALs seize Libya oil tanker</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ESAM MOHAMED</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-17T21:05:11.527-06:00">Updated Mar 17, 2014 09:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tripoli, Libya • U.S. Navy SEALs seized an oil tanker off the Mediterranean island of Cyprus, stopping an attempt by a Libyan militia to sell the shipload of crude in defiance of the Libyan government. Supporters of the militia, which calls for autonomy for the eastern half of Libya, vowed Monday to try again to export oil again from the ports they control. The attempted sale of the oil — Libya’s most crucial resource — was a stark symbol of the weakness of Libya’s central government, which has...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576957842014-03-17T21:05:11.527-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-17T21:05:11.527-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 21:05:11 MDT