Turkish cargo vessel reported water ingress in Kerch Strait

Moscow, October 10, AZERTAC

A Turkish cargo vessel NILA, flying under the Togo flag and carrying stone coal, has reported water ingress in outer Kerch Strait, Azov Sea.

One of the seven crew members of the ship is reported to be an Azerbaijani citizen. The whole crew was evacuated, and water ingress is now under control.

Laden with 3,000 tons of coal, the ship was on route from Azov, Russia, to Giresun, Turkey,

Farida Abdullayeva

Special Correspondent

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