Cargo ship bound for Turkey ran aground, Russia

General cargo ship MIR JALAL PASHAYEV ran aground at 3164.5 kilometer mark, river Don, while proceeding downstream from Rostov to Azov sea with cargo of sunflower cakes. It happened on December 1.

The vessel is bound for Turkey. As of 1700 Moscow time December 1, the ship was still aground, attempting to refloat with the help of two tugs. Damages unknown, probably none.