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Posts Tagged: Suez Canal

August 21, 2021 9:44 am

Ever Given, the Ship that Blocked Suez Canal in March, Crosses the Canal Again

The giant container ship Ever Given, which blocked the Suez canal for six days in March, crossed the waterway on Friday for the first time...

July 5, 2021 9:47 am

Settlement Agreed to Release Ship That Blocked Suez Canal

The owners and insurers of the Ever Given container ship that blocked the Suez Canal in March said on Sunday a formal settlement had been...

April 3, 2021 9:38 am

Suez Canal Shipping Backlog Ends, Days After Giant Vessel Freed

The last ships stranded by the grounding of a giant container vessel in the Suez Canal should pass through the waterway on Saturday, according to...

April 2, 2021 1:24 pm

Will the Suez Canal Ship Crisis Renew Push for Israeli Red-Med Rail Link?

Israel has long sought to connect the Red Sea with the Mediterranean using a railway line between the Southern port of Eilat and the port...

March 29, 2021 2:16 pm

Traffic in Suez Canal Resumes After Stranded Ship Refloated

Egypt's Suez Canal will reopen for shipping traffic in both directions on Monday evening after a giant container ship which had been blocking the busy...

March 29, 2021 9:42 am

Suez Canal Says Traffic in Channel Resumes After Stranded Ship Refloated

The giant container ship that blocked the Suez Canal for almost a week was fully floated on Monday and traffic in the waterway would resume,...

March 28, 2021 10:12 am

Tugs, Dredgers Still Struggle to Free Ship Blocking Suez Canal

Suez Canal salvage teams were alternating between dredging and tugging on Sunday to dislodge a massive container ship blocking the busy waterway, while two sources...

March 27, 2021 1:57 pm

Ship Blocking Suez Canal Moves Slightly, Unclear When it Will Refloat

Efforts to dislodge a giant container ship blocking the Suez Canal had allowed its stern and rudder to move on Saturday, but it remained unclear...

March 24, 2014 9:53 pm

Israel-China Alliance Moves Forward With $2 Billion ‘Red-Med’ Freight Rail Link Alternative to Suez Canal

The growing economic alliance between Israel and China is moving forward with a $2 billion, 300 kilometer freight rail link connecting Eilat, on the Red...

April 11, 2013 3:09 am

Israel Natural Gas Exportation: The Potential Economic and Geopolitical Impacts

Israel recently crossed a major energy milestone when the daily supply of natural gas began flowing from the Tamar offshore reserve—gas that is expected to...

January 28, 2013 12:01 am

Morsi Declares State of Emergency in Egyptian Canal Cities

Chicago Tribune/Reuters - Egypt's president declared on Sunday a state of emergency for 30 days in three cities along the Suez Canal that have...


Israel Signs Transportation Deals with Morocco as Ties Deepen

Israeli Transportation Minister Miri Regev on Monday signed a series of deals between Israel and Morocco in the latest example of deepening ties between Israel and the Arab kingdom. “I am...

Middle East

At Least Three Killed in Clash on Iran-Afghan Border

Two Iranian border guards and one Taliban fighter were killed after shooting broke out near a border post between Iran and Afghanistan, a Taliban spokesman and Iran's state media said...


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