Aden Port Reports 'Great Difficulty' In Refloating Sunken Tanker

The oil ship 'Dia' which had been moored and abandoned at Al-Bariqah since 2014, a dumping ground west off the main port, reported having started sinking on Thursday.

UN: No progress on accessing ‘ticking bomb’ FSO off Yemen

The FSO has not been inspected or maintained since 2015 and has been out of class since 2016, leading to serious concerns about its integrity.

Iran backed rebels interfere with UN mission to save decaying tanker

FSO SAFER has been in the news lately. The reason: IMO's assessment concluded with high oil spill risk from the decaying oil tanker.