A CARGO vessel loaded with explosives docked in
Following an inspection by the fire brigade the ship was ordered to be towed out to the eastside anchorage away from the town area.
“It was carrying a mix of ammunition, including bombs and small arms.
The explosives were loaded in the
Although spares arrived, the ship was not repaired in Gibraltar, instead it was towed into the
However, a vessel tracking system reported that the ship seemed to have made an about-turn and was being towed towards the
On its way to the Mediterranean from the
By Nicole Hallett