THE WORLDPOST
02/23/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Oil Tanker Abducted Off Nigerian Coast

Armed men in speedboats have abducted a Romanian crew member after an attack on an oil tanker off Nigeria's southern coast, security sources say.

The MT Meredith, loaded with 4,000 tonnes of diesel, was badly damaged in the attack early on Wednesday.

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