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There is growing #UNSC concern about the Safer tanker and the risk of an environmental catastrophe. Most Council members raised this in their speeches today.

Vital that the @UN is given immediate access for an assessment mission. Holding the environment hostage is not acceptable

UN Special Envoy for Yemen on Twitter

“Griffiths to #UNSC: “I’m alarmed by the threat posed by the SAFER tanker. Any rupture could spill over a million barrels of oil int...

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76 years ago, a massive US aerial attack sent over 65 Japanese ships to the bottom of Chuuk Lagoon. We are #collaborating with Pete Mesley through the Truk Wreck Baseline Project to deal with #oil potentially still inside these wrecks. #photogrammetry

@OSE_Yemen @planetlabs We've now lost count of the number of #UNSC #Yemen briefings where @OSE_Yemen or @UNReliefChief have highlighted the threat posed by the SAFER FSO. The situation can't continue. Conflict parties and Red Sea littoral states must start cooperating to address the threat it poses.

Griffiths to #UNSC: “I’m alarmed by the threat posed by the SAFER tanker. Any rupture could spill over a million barrels of oil into the Red Sea causing an environmental and economic catastrophe. This threat must be dealt with on a purely technical basis without politicization”

In the #UNSC just now Martin Griffiths @OSE_Yemen raised the #environmental and economic threat posed by the deteriorating SAFER FSO oil storage tanker off the coast of #Yemen He called for urgent action on a technical basis and without politicisation. Image via @planetlabs

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There is growing #UNSC concern about the Safer tanker and the risk of an environmental catastrophe. Most Council members raised this in their speeches today.

Vital that the @UN is given immediate access for an assessment mission. Holding the environment hostage is not acceptable

UN Special Envoy for Yemen on Twitter

“Griffiths to #UNSC: “I’m alarmed by the threat posed by the SAFER tanker. Any rupture could spill over a million barrels of oil int...

twitter.com

76 years ago, a massive US aerial attack sent over 65 Japanese ships to the bottom of Chuuk Lagoon. We are #collaborating with Pete Mesley through the Truk Wreck Baseline Project to deal with #oil potentially still inside these wrecks. #photogrammetry

@OSE_Yemen @planetlabs We've now lost count of the number of #UNSC #Yemen briefings where @OSE_Yemen or @UNReliefChief have highlighted the threat posed by the SAFER FSO. The situation can't continue. Conflict parties and Red Sea littoral states must start cooperating to address the threat it poses.

Griffiths to #UNSC: “I’m alarmed by the threat posed by the SAFER tanker. Any rupture could spill over a million barrels of oil into the Red Sea causing an environmental and economic catastrophe. This threat must be dealt with on a purely technical basis without politicization”

In the #UNSC just now Martin Griffiths @OSE_Yemen raised the #environmental and economic threat posed by the deteriorating SAFER FSO oil storage tanker off the coast of #Yemen He called for urgent action on a technical basis and without politicisation. Image via @planetlabs

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