After arrest of sanctioned Baltic Leader, focus turns to other PSB Leasing ships


…Both ships have been accused of participating in the illicit trade of Iranian oil by United Against Nuclear Iran, loading cargoes either at a terminal or in a ship-to-ship transfer. Of the remaining four that were not sanctioned directly, the 7,184-dwt ro-ro Stella Marina (built 2000) is moored near St Petersburg after arriving in Russian territorial waters on 23 February and the 12,731-dwt general cargoship Viktoria Shain (built 2006) has been at a Turkish shipyard since 2 February.