Ship re­moval.

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The par­tially sunken Pana­gia tis Ti­nou pas­sen­ger ferry will be re­moved to­day from the port of Pi­raeus and towed to a de­mo­li­tion yard in Turkey, au­thor­i­ties said yes­ter­day, adding that the sal­vage work, which lasted about three months, has been com­pleted and the nec­es­sary doc­u­ments have been is­sued for its re­moval. The ship had started tak­ing in wa­ter while at the port in April last year and was list­ing 40 de­grees to star­board. The ship had been con­fis­cated by the Sea­far­ers’ Pen­sion Fund (NAT) from its own­ers due to debts.

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