Mass poisoning on board of Ukrainian tanker Tamanskiy, Med
Ukrainian tanker Tamanskiy requested immediate assistance on Dec 23 13, reporting mass food poisoning on board. Vessel was off Crete Island, Mediterranean sea, en route to Damietta, Egypt. Greek Coast Guard patrol boat was dispatched to pick up ill seamen. Boat took on board five crew members and delivered them to Ierapetra, Crete. They’ve been transferred to local hospital.