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HK ignores US sanctions on Iran as tanker heads east

The Hong Kong government has ignored a warning from Washington about letting an oil tanker carrying petroleum from Iran stop in the city. Hong Kong’s Commerce and Economic Development Bureau said that other than sanctions endorsed and promulgated by the United Nations Security Council which Hong Kong had always abided by, the city did not have […]