A fire erupted in the Panama flagged container ship Affluent Ocean, on 2nd June, 2021. After 15 hours of firefighting, it was put off. The crew are safe.
Ship on fire
The fire is slowing coming under control, as MV X-Press Pearl continues to burn for the 11th day.
Passenger Ship Karya Indah, carrying 200 people engulfed in fire in Indonesia. Everyone evacuated within six hours.