Two sailors from the detainee in Busan, the ship «Palladium» back home

CC BY 2.0 / Richard Fisher / Sunrise over Viaport in Busan. Archival photoTwo sailors from the detainee in Busan, the ship «Palladium» back homeCC BY 2.0 / Richard Fisher / Sunrise over Busan

Two members of the crew of the Russian ship «Palladium» detained in South Korea when trying to leave the country without permission, returned home, told reporters the President of the far Eastern regional organization of the Russian trade Union of seamen (rpsm) Nikolay Sukhanov.

The ship «Palladium», which was detained for debts under the salary in Busan, with the approach of the Typhoon was out at sea and had to return to port on August 28. Instead, it attempted to withdraw from South Korea without the necessary paperwork. The ship did not stop, despite the requirements of the coast guard, and only once was called the helicopter and launched the assault, it managed to stop. Detained the ship-owner, captain, engineer and one of the sailors «Palladium». The rest of the crew are interrogated by law enforcement authorities. The court will be held in Busan on October 17.

«Last night in Vladivostok landed two crew members — the second mate and the engineer, coming to us in the Union. The rest of the crew are on Board, four are awaiting trial. Products fuel the ship is,» said Sukhanov.

He noted that the change of crew «Palladium» speech does not go yet, maybe will change for 1-2 people, it is also possible that South Korea will take the ship, and the crew deported.

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