Vessel seized off Libya
Third vessel seizure since February.
Russian vessel seized in Libyan waters
Written by: AbdullahBenIbrahim
Libyan Coast Guard, Zawiya Squad, intercepted on Sunday a Russian vessel in the territorial waters off the country’s western coast.
The vessel, MERLE, was sailing to Zuwara Port to load scrap metal to Turkey, a booming illegal trade in Libya. 7 crewmembers from Russia were arrested on board the vessel without entry permission from Libyan authroites.
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