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Iran releases 7 crew from detained British tanker

Iran releases 7 crew from detained British tanker

  Seven of the 23 crew on a detained British-flagged oil tanker have been released by Iran, the country’s foreign ministry said on Wednesday. Although the ship...

UK tags Iran’s seizure of tanker a ‘hostile act’

Seized tanker: AoS raises concern for crew 

Global seafarers’ charity, Stella Maris (Apostleship of the Sea, AoS), is calling for seafarers rights to be respected as a second tanker has been seized. Iranian...

Iran frees 9 crew from seized Panama-flagged tanker

Iran frees 9 crew from seized Panama-flagged tanker

Iran has freed nine out of 12 Indian crew members from a Panama-flagged tanker seized almost two weeks ago in the Strait of Hormuz, India’s foreign ministry has said....

International court orders Nigeria to release Swiss ship, crew

International court orders Nigeria to release Swiss ship, crew

The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) has ordered Nigeria to immediately release a Swiss tanker, its cargo and crew after Switzerland provides...

Two crew dead after vessel collision, sinking off Japan

Two crew dead after vessel collision, sinking off Japan

Two crew members have been confirmed dead following a collision of two Japan-flagged cargo ships on Sunday morning. The vessel Sensho Maru sank after colliding with...

Switzerland plans legal action against Nigeria over detained ship, crew

Switzerland plans legal action against Nigeria over detained ship, crew

The Swiss Confederation plans to sue Nigeria for detaining an oil tanker and four of its 16 Ukranian crew members since January 2018. The Swiss-flagged oil tanker named...

Ethiopian Airlines plane crash: Minister exonerates crew

Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crew followed proper procedures recommended by the aircraft’s manufacturer but were unable to control the Boeing MAX 8 airplane...

Australia detains German ship over poor treatment of crew 

Australia detains German ship over poor treatment of crew 

Australia’s maritime safety watchdog has detained a German-flagged cargo ship on the NSW south coast while it investigates several complaints from its crew about...

Crew member caught on cabin bed with woman on ship

Crew member caught on cabin bed with woman on ship 

A couple from Northern Ireland claim they checked into their cabin on a cruise from Singapore to Thailand to find a crew member and a woman having sex in the bed. Bobby...

ITF blames coal miner BHP of starving crew in Australia

ITF blames coal miner BHP of starving crew in Australia

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has accused coal mining giant BHP of starving the crew of a ship at a BHP terminal in Queensland, Australia....

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MSC to negotiate release of crew kidnapped off Cotonou 

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) said it is setting up a team to negotiate with the pirates who kidnapped six Russian sailors from one if its containerships, the MSC...

Yantian Express: Crew members evacuated from burning container ship

Yantian Express: Crew members evacuated from burning container ship

Hapag Lloyd on Sunday said it had evacuated the crew of the Yantian Express, off Canada’s east coast after a fire spread. The 320-meter German-flagged container ship...