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Iran's seized tanker Grace 1 will be freed by Tuesday evening - Fars

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Iran's seized oil tanker Grace 1 will be freed by Tuesday evening, the country's semi-official Fars news agency quoted unidentified Gibraltar authorities as saying.

DUBAI, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Iran's seized oil tanker Grace 1 will be freed by Tuesday evening, the country's semi-official Fars news agency quoted unidentified Gibraltar authorities as saying.

Gibraltar said on Tuesday it was seeking to de-escalate issues arising with Iran since the detention of the Grace 1 tanker by British marines in July.

(Writing by Parisa Hafezi Editing by Peter Graff)

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