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The Ever Given will not be allowed to leave Egypt until its Japanese owner pays compensation for the Suez Canal blockage.

The Japanese owner of the massive container ship that blocked the Suez Canal for days has asked cargo owners to chip in to share the cost of damages.

Suez <em>Canal</em> blockage to weigh heavily on reinsurers

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Suez Canal blockage to weigh heavily on reinsurers

The blockage caused by the grounding of the Ever Given held up an estimated $400 million per hour in international trade. Insurers are expected to cover up to $100 million.

Turkey detains 10 retired admirals over 'coup' allegations

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Turkey detains 10 retired admirals over 'coup' allegations

Turkey has detained 10 retired admirals over claims they are calling for a coup over an open letter criticising the proposed Istanbul ...

Turkey slams admirals' warning over Bosphorus treaty

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Turkey slams admirals' warning over Bosphorus treaty

103 retired Turkish admirals signed an open letter warning that developing a shipping canal in Istanbul could endanger the ...

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Canal Authority says Suez backlog cleared

By the time the MV Ever Given was refloated on Monday, the backlog of ships in the Suez Canal had reached more than 400 vessels.

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Traffic jam eases further in Suez after ship unblocked

Around 200 ships are still waiting to transit through the canal.

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Experts examine bottom of ship stuck in Suez

Divers are taking a look at the underside of the massive ship that blocked the Suez Canal last week.

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Egypt's commerce reputation survives Suez blockage: analysts

Despite the blocking of the famed Suez Canal, the waterway remains a vital passage for ships and cargo.

Egypt's Sisi promises investment to avoid another Suez closure

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Egypt's Sisi promises investment to avoid another Suez closure

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi pledged investment to avoid any repetition of the Suez Canal's closure.

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With ship now freed, probe into Suez blockage begins

Stuck for days across the canal, the ship's middle rose and fell with the tide, bending up and down under the tremendous weight of some ...

Iran offers alternative <em>shipping</em> route after Suez blockage

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Iran offers alternative shipping route after Suez blockage

Iran has put forward an alternative route for transporting oil and goods, after the Suez Canal was blocked for a week.

Joy as megaship refloated, Suez <em>Canal</em> traffic resumes

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Joy as megaship refloated, Suez Canal traffic resumes

After six days stuck, blocking the Suez canal, the cargo ship MV Ever Given was eventually freed and the canal reopened to ...

Egypt's Sisi hails 'success' of Suez ship rescue

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Egypt's Sisi hails 'success' of Suez ship rescue

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi said the operation to free MV Ever Given from blocking the Suez canal was a 'success'.

Ever Given, blocking Suez, partially turned 'in right direction'

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Ever Given, blocking Suez, partially turned 'in right direction'

The cargo ship Ever Given, that has been blocking the Suez canal since Tuesday, has turned 80 percent in the right direction.

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Optimism but concern as megaship still stuck in Suez

Hope rose that salvage efforts could free a mammoth container ship that has blocked the Suez Canal for six days, crippling international trade and costing the global economy billions.

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Death toll from Egypt building collapse climbs to 25

At least 25 people have died in a 10-storey building collapse in Cairo on Saturday.

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Russia offers Egypt assistance in freeing ship blocking Suez

Russia said it wanted to help Egypt to free the megaship Ever Given blocking the Suez canal since Tuesday.

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A look at the crises that closed Suez

The Ever Given crisis is not the first one the Suez canal had to endure, with days and sometimes years of canal's closure.

Turkey approves plans for controversial Istanbul <em>canal</em>

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Turkey approves plans for controversial Istanbul canal

The canal will help prevent Suez-like accidents, Environment Minister Murat Kurum said.

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Suez ship 'drew genitals' in water before getting stuck

Vesselfinder.com spokesperson Mihail Mitev confirmed to VICE News that the ship tracking data was accurate.

Two tugboats speed to Egypt's Suez <em>Canal</em>

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Two tugboats speed to Egypt's Suez Canal

The Dutch-flagged Alp Guard and the Italian-flagged Carlo Magno tugboats arrived at the Suez canal to help the tugboats already there ...

Suez chief cites possible 'human error' in ship grounding

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Suez chief cites possible 'human error' in ship grounding

Osama Rabie, head of the Suez Canal Authority, told reporters that the ship could've been blocked due to human and technical error.

War-torn Syria suffers effects of Suez <em>Canal</em> blockage

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War-torn Syria suffers effects of Suez Canal blockage

The Syrian regime’s oil ministry says it has begun organising distribution of fuel in response to the delays in shipments caused by the blocking ...

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