Five Greeks abducted after tanker attacked in Cameroon

Jan 09 2020

Eight seamen, including five Greeks, were kidnapped after the Greek-flagged oil/chemical tanker HAPPY LADY was attacked early on December 31, 2019 some 2 nm SW of Limboh, Cameroon, where it was anchored.

According to reports, one of the Greeks was injured. Two Filipino nationals and one Ukrainian national were also kidnapped. The tanker has a crew of 22.

The Greek foreign ministry and the shipping ministry are closely monitoring the situation.


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