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" Oil spill"

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World - Region
7/25/2023 1:40:37 PM
The United Nations said on Tuesday it had begun transferring one million barrels of oil from a rusting super-tanker off war-torn Yemen, in a bid to avert a catastrophic spill.

World - Region
6/13/2023 1:09:29 PM
Salvage teams are close to starting the transfer of more than one million barrels of oil from a decaying tanker anchored off Yemen after two weeks of preparatory inspections, the United Nations said.

World - Region
4/6/2023 11:39:02 PM
A supertanker bought by the United Nations to remove oil from a ship abandoned off war-ravaged Yemen's coast departed China on Thursday, the UN announced, calling it a "significant" step in efforts to prevent a major spill.

World - Region
3/20/2023 11:28:02 AM
The Kuwait Oil Company declared a "state of emergency" on Monday following an oil spill on land, but said no injuries or disruption to production had been reported.

World - Region
3/9/2023 8:39:48 PM
The United Nations said Thursday it had bought a ship to remove oil and avoid a potentially catastrophic spill from a tanker decaying for years off the coast of war-ravaged Yemen.

World - Region
6/12/2022 1:01:16 PM
Saudi Arabia on Sunday pledged $10 million to help prevent an ageing Yemeni oil tanker from unleashing a potentially catastrophic spill in the Red Sea bordering its waters.

World - Region
8/25/2021 5:45:46 PM
Satellite images from Planet Labs Inc. on Wednesday showed what appeared to be a massive oil spill stretching out over 25.5 square kilometers

World - Region
6/2/2021 8:31:34 PM
The UN has said an oil spill would destroy Red Sea ecosystems, shut down the fishing industry and close Yemen's lifeline Hodeida port for six months

World - International
3/28/2021 2:19:47 PM
The technical teams were able to complete repairing the leak in a short time earlier on Saturday without affecting the production processes

World - Region
3/3/2021 8:02:09 PM
Israel's investigation has focused on an unidentified ship that passed about 50 km off the coast as the likely source of what environmentalist groups are calling an ecological disaster

World - Region
2/28/2021 12:48:16 PM
Israel on Sunday broadened its search for the ship behind an oil spill that blackened its beaches with tar after investigators ruled out one of the suspected tankers

World - Region
2/21/2021 4:16:25 PM
Israel is trying to find the ship responsible for an oil spill that drenched much of its Mediterranean shoreline with tar, an environmental blow that will take months or years to clean up, officials said

World - Africa
2/12/2021 6:06:24 PM
The UK Supreme Court allowed a group of 42,500 Nigerian farmers and fishermen to sue Shell in English courts after years of oil spills in the Niger Delta contaminated land and groundwater

World - International
8/28/2020 8:13:41 PM

World - Region
8/13/2017 5:30:40 PM

World - Region
8/24/2016 1:05:21 PM

Egypt - Politics
12/16/2015 6:20:03 PM
The five water stations were closed as a precautionary step

Business - Economy
7/2/2015 4:49:47 PM

World - International
5/21/2015 9:22:48 AM

World - Region
12/20/2014 12:52:06 PM

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