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Dubai: fire aboard a freighter after a violent explosion in the port of Jebel Ali


AA / Ankara

The Dubai government media office announced on Wednesday that a fire had broken out following the explosion of a container aboard a ship in the port of Jebel Ali.

The office said in two tweets shared to its official account, that “Civil defense teams in Dubai are currently working to put out the fire that broke out in one of the containers of a ship docked in the Jebel Ali port.

“No injuries were reported in the fire,” he added, without giving further details on the cause of the explosion.

Jebel Ali Port is located 30 km from central Dubai, west towards the capital, Abu Dhabi, and is the largest in the Emirates.

* Translated from Arabic by Hajer Cherni

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