The coast guard of the USA has destroyed Japanese “ the ship - a phantom “
the American sea frontier guards have destroyed Japanese “ the ship - a phantom “. The Fishery vessel “ Maru “ which as a result of earthquake in Japan has laid down one year ago in drift and has crossed Pacific ocean, has plunged on a sea-bottom.
the Trawler has fired at a boat of a coast guard of the USA, motivating it with that “ the ship - a phantom “ posed considerable threat for navigation.
As a result of bombardment the vessel has lighted up and has started to heel sideways, but was kept on a surface, informs RIA Novosti news agency. After two hours after the first bombardment the American boat has again opened fire on “ to the ship - to a phantom “ and only in two hours “ Maru “ has sunk approximately in 280 kilometres from coast of Alaska.
the Japanese party after reception of the notice on trawler detection managed to establish the ship-owner who has not expressed desire to return the ship. Onboard a vessel there is a minimum quantity of fuel and there is no cargo as before earthquake in Japan the vessel has been intended for recycling.