| 20 April 2024, Saturday |

Massive fire devours a ship.. 288 passengers on board rescued.

A massive fire broke out on board an Italian-flagged ship carrying 237 passengers and 51 crew, during a nine-hour cruise between northwestern Greece and eastern Italy.
The Greek coast guard sent Immediately three tugs to the site of the ship’s fire. All passengers and crew members on board were rescued in three boats and transported to the island of Corfu, located between Greece and Albania.