UKMTO Advisory Notice 001/Apr/21

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ADVISORY NOTICE 001/APR/2021 Category: Incident Description: UKMTO are aware of unconfirmed reports that a vessel may have been attacked in position 1509N 04101E. UKMTO are not aware of a current specific threat to merchant shipping in this area, but continue to monitor the situation. UKMTO urges all vessels to exercise caution and maintain a good all-round lookout while transiting the …

Israel informed US it attacked Iran’s Saviz ship in Red Sea as retaliation: NYT

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Israel informed US it attacked Iran’s Saviz ship in Red Sea as retaliation: NYT Iranian ship ‘Iran Saviz’ in 2018. (Al Arabiya) Tuqa Khalid, Al Arabiya English Published: 07 April ,2021: 04:01 AM GST  / Updated: 07 April ,2021: 05:27 AM GST Israel informed the United States it attacked the Iranian ship Saviz in the Red Sea on Tuesday in retaliation …

Ever Given: Stranded Suez container ship reported freed

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Ever Given: Stranded Suez container ship reported freed The Ever Given first got stuck in the canal on Tuesday A huge container ship that has been wedged in the Suez Canal since Tuesday has been partially refloated. Video posted on social media on Monday appeared to show the stern of the Ever Given swung towards the canal bank, opening space …

Egypt’s Suez Canal blocked by large container ship

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Egypt’s Suez Canal blocked by large container ship A container ship entering the Suez Canal in Egypt, with the city of Suez on the right (file photo) Egypt’s Suez Canal has been blocked by a large container ship that ran aground after losing control, causing a traffic jam of cargo vessels in the region. Tug boats were deployed to help …