The coast guard of South Korea have detained the Russian ship “Palladium”
VLADIVOSTOK, August 28 — RIA Novosti. The coast guard of South Korea detained a Russian tanker “the Palladium” at the outlet from the Korea Strait, told RIA Novosti the representative of the Maritime rescue coordination centre of Vladivostok.
“According to information from the shipowner “Daltrans”, the tanker “Palladium” of the port of registry Vladivostok this morning at 5.40 Vladivostok time (22.40 GMT Monday), in the southern part of the sea of Japan at the outlet from the Korea Strait were detained by the coast guard of South Korea and is currently hauled by a patrol ship in the port of Busan, where he went without the registration of departure”, — the interlocutor told.
As noted in the rescue coordination centre Vladivostok, the situation informed the representative of the Russian foreign Ministry in Vladivostok.
Earlier, the Chairman of the far Eastern regional organization of the Russian seamen’s Union Nikolai Sukhanov told RIA Novosti that the organization received an appeal from five sailors from the Russian ship “Palladium”, located in Busan.
The essence of the treatment is to ensure that five crew members ended a contract two months ago, they repeatedly appealed to the owner — the company “Daltrans” in Vladivostok — in order to be charged to the vessel, but the shipowner under all sorts of pretexts not produce this cancellation. He also noted that the Navy paid the entire salary. The Union has prepared an appeal in the Maritime transport Prosecutor’s office to assist the crew.
The ship was detained in Busan from-for debts under the salary to seamen. The costs of purchase of tickets, according to the law, should be borne by the shipowner. However, in this case, the shipowner says that he does not have the funds.