Four charged in Libya oil plot

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The Independent Online
Two men were arrested in connection with an alleged scheme to smuggle more than dollars 3.5m (pounds 2.3m) in oil industry gas turbines to Libya in violation of a US trade embargo, Reuter reports from San Diego. Charged in the alleged plot are Nishan Keval, 40, of Fremont, California, and Edward Macomb, 38, of New York City, as well as nine companies in the United States, Saudi Arabia, the Netherlands and Libya.