Russian military says to check Arctic Sea cargo
ULAN BATOR (Reuters) Russia top general said on Wednesday the military would search the Arctic Sea merchant ship for a possible secret cargo when it returns to Russia from a maritime odyssey that has made headlines uk canada goose outlet around the world.
A suspected hijacker of the bulk carrier Arctic Sea is escorted to the General prosecutor’s office in Moscow, August 26, 2009. Russia’s top general said on Wednesday the military would search canada goose uk shop the Canada Goose sale Arctic Sea merchant ship for a possible secret cargo when buy canada goose jacket it returns to Russia from a maritime odyssey that has Canada Goose Jackets made headlines around the world. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin
Russia says the Maltese registered Arctic Sea, officially canada goose coats carrying timber from Finland cheap Canada Goose Jackets to Algeria, was hijacked by eight men off the Canada Goose Coats On Sale coast of Sweden on July 24. This month Russian warships intercepted the vessel off the coast of Cape Verde.
do not know yet what it is carrying, we only know it is canada goose timber. But what else it is actually transporting. It has yet canada goose factory sale to be clarified, Nikolai Makarov, chief of Russia general staff, told reporters during an official visit to Mongolia.
want to make sure uk canada goose that there is nothing but timber on board this ship. The motive for the seizure is simply not very clear, said Makarov.
The saga of the Arctic Sea sparked concern across Europe after media reported the ship may have been smuggling arms or even nuclear material to the Middle East.
Russia has released only limited information about the ship and the group of eight men citizens of Estonia, Latvia and Russia suspected of hijacking the vessel are being kept locked away in Moscow high security Lefortovo prison.
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They have denied hijacking the Arctic Sea and say they went aboard the Arctic Sea in late July after running out of fuel. Russian investigators have also questioned the crew of the ship.
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do not rule out the possibility that they might have been carrying not only timber, Alexander Bastrykin, head of the Prosecutor General main canada goose clearance investigations unit, said in an interview with the Rossiiskaya Gazeta newspaper published on Wednesday.
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The ship underwent repairs in the Russian port of Kaliningrad just before the voyage and local media have canada goose store reported the ship was smuggling arms or nuclear materials to buyers in the Middle Canada Goose online East.
Four members of the crew were left aboard the ship in Cape Verde to sail it back canada goose black friday sale to Russia Black Sea port of Novorossiysk. Makarov said canada goose uk black friday the vessel was likely to arrive in canadian goose jacket the first half of September.