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Cyprus-flag Container Ship Collides with Tanker

mindoroCyprus-flagged container ship The Jork Ranger has collided with a Greek tanker ship off the coast of Holland en route to Rotterdam, said blogspot Ship of the Day.

No one was hurt in the collision, but there was a breach in the Mindoro's portside and the ship is leaking jet fuel. According to Greek and Dutch officials, the leak was stopped after the remaining jet fuel was pumped into other tanks and there is no danger of pollution.

The Jork Ranger is registered under the Cyprus shipping flag and is owned by a German ship-owning company.

(Photo credit: Ship of the Day)


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