31 December 2020
Dynacom Tankers confirms that today at approximately 0500 hours UTC, a suspicious object was observed attached to the hull of our vessel the M/T Pola (IMO 9493767) as she was discharging her cargo during a ship to ship operation in Kaz anchorage, Iraq.
In line with standard procedures and ISPS protocols, all crew members were mustered and they are safe.
Port and local authorities were informed, and the issue is now under investigation.
All necessary notifications have been made. There are currently no further updates at this time.
M/T Pola is a 149,996 dwt tanker, built in 2011 and registered in Liberia.
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