Liberia-flagged oil tanker runs aground in Istanbul

Six rescue boats and seven salvage tug boats have been dispatched for the Liberia flagged "SCF KHIBINY" oil tanker in Istanbul’s Ahirkapi district

Liberia-flagged oil tanker runs aground in Istanbul

World Bulletin / News Desk

 A Liberia-flagged oil tanker named "SCF KHIBINY" ran aground in Istanbul’s Ahirkapi district Thursday.

According to Turkey's Directorate General of Coastal Safety, the Istanbul Vessel Traffic Service had warned the oil tanker about shallow waters in Ahirkapi; however, it still ran aground.

Six rescue boats and seven salvage tug boats were dispatched to the scene, the directorate added.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 18 Haziran 2015, 16:59
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