Frigate dislodged after it runs aground in Saronic Gulf


Hellenic Navy cranes successfully helped to dislodge the Kanaris frigate Thursday afternoon after it ran aground earlier in the day off the coast of Atalanti, an islet in the Saronic Gulf.

There were no reports of injuries or serious damage to the vessel.

“There was no pollution to the environment,” authorities said, adding that an investigation into the cause of the accident has been launched.