Yemen: Removal of crude oil from stricken Safer tanker gets under way

Issue 1174 - 27 Jul 2023 | 1 minute read

A United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)-led project to remove the estimated 1.14m barrels of oil from the stricken floating storage and offloading (FSO) vessel Safer got under way, with the first crude being transferred to the replacement tanker Yemen, which was recently retitled from its previous name of Nautica.

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