Novatek’s LNG tanker sets new record for passage via Northern Sea Route

WNM | Jul 25, 2019 at 11:25 AM

The Arc7 ice-class LNG tanker “Vladimir Rusanov” owned by Russian independent gas producer Novatek, transited the ice-covered part of the Northern Sea Route in only six days, setting a new record for independent passage via the route without ice-breaking support with cargo on board, Novatek said in a press release.

Greece urged EU Council to condemn Turkish actions off Cyprus

WNM | Jun 18, 2019 at 12:58 PM

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Tuesday the European Council should ‘unreservedly condemn the illegal actions of Turkey’ which has launched an offshore drill for gas in Cyprus’s exclusive economic zone.

Cyprus issues arrest warrants for Turkey drill ship crew

WNM | Jun 13, 2019 at 5:59 PM

Cyprus has issued arrest warrants for the crew of a Turkish drill ship anchored close to its coast for allegedly infringing territory over which the island has rights to explore for oil and gas, a foreign ministry official said on Thursday.