Liberian oil M/T Genmar Progress, Russia for Savona, Italy
with cargo 74,000 tons crude
-- afire -- close to entrance of Dardanellen, Turkey --
30 crew remain aboard.
correspondant Paul Wit. (Tues. Nov. 23 2004)
UPDATE fire successfully fought by ship staff --
reported fully extinguished at 1400 UTC --
vessel currently underway. (Tues. Nov. 23 2004pm)