Crew on Japan Tanker Saw 'Flying Object' before Attack, Says Company Head


The crew of a Japanese-owned tanker hit in an apparent attack in the Gulf of Oman saw a "flying object" before a second blast on board, the operator's head said Friday.

"The crew members are saying that they were hit by a flying object. They saw it with their own eyes," Yutaka Katada, head of Kokuka Sangyo shipping company, told reporters.

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Missing un520 14 June 2019, 12:00

That was a bird. This was a mine.