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Oil Storage Tanker Threatening To Sink Off Venezuela

Oil tanker

PortandTerminal.com, September 1, 2020 A Floating Storage and Offloading (FSO) tanker off the coast of Venezuela is taking on water and threatening to sink, according to Eudis Girot, the head of the Unitary Federation of Petroleum Workers of Venezuela (FUTPV). In a social media post Sunday, Girot warned that the FSO Nabarima has about 1.3 million barrels of crude oil on board. She …

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Houthis ask for help to prevent massive oil spill and environmental disaster

Group of Houthi rebels wearing traditional garb seated and standing in an open air jeep with machine guns

PortandTerminal.com, December 17, 2019 A stranded tanker loaded with oil off the coast of Yemen is threatening a massive environmental disaster in the Red Sea. Experts describe the situation as a “floating bomb”. RAS ISA, YEMEN – How often do you hear about armed Middle Eastern rebels asking for help to prevent an environmental catastrophe? Never until now. Houthis rebels in …

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