Oil tanker skipper pleads guilty to obstruction, violating ship pollution prevention laws

The oil tanker PS Dream

The captain of a commercial oil tanker has pleaded guilty to a two-count information charging him with violating the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships (APPS) and for obstructing proceedings, the US Department of Justice confirmed via a press statement on Tuesday, June 11. Abdurrahman Korkmaz, a 37-year-old Turkish national, was the captain of PS […]

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