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Mar 11, 2014 19:01:08 GMT Morning Glory, which is carrying a cargo of Sidra [ Es Sider] crude loaded by rebels who are in control of the port in eastern Libya. A member of the Libyan General National Congress, the country's highest political authority,says the vessel had slipped its escort. The oil tanker took advantage of poor weather conditions to head for the open sea. The ships that were surrounding it were not in a position to follow, The Morning Glory docked at Sidra oil export terminal in the east of the country on March 8. Sidra is one three oil ports that have been under the control of federalists under the control of Inbrahim Jadhran. The vessel allegedly loaded 230,000 barrels of oil. Italians deny intercepting, they say.