Romanian sailors idled in Canadian port without food or water strike over unpaid wages | The Daily Lede blog

A crew of Romanian sailors along with their Russian captain remain idled aboard their cargo ship in the Port of Oshawa without food and fresh water and have now chosen to strike over unpaid wages.

According to the sailors they have not seen a paycheck since April and allege the ships owner, Intersee of Germany, left them without replenished supplies.

The ship, along with it’s 19 crew members, arrived in Canadian waters nearly one month ago from Europe and has literally been abandoned without food and water for the past two weeks.

via Romanian sailors idled in Canadian port without food or water strike over unpaid wages | The Daily Lede blog.

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