3 March 2024






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The BLZ flag bulker RUBYMAR loaded with around 21, 000 tons of ammonium phosphate sulfate fertilizer attacked by Yemen’s Houthi rebels has sunk in the Red Sea after days of taking on water, officials said Saturday, the first vessel to be fully destroyed as part of their campaign over Israel’s war against Hamas in the Gaza Strip.

When the bulker was attacked we as MSPAP issued an article dated 22nd February, 2024 –

Their attack has now resulted in an environmental disaster in Gulf of Aden. Several tons of fuel of this sinking ship has caused massive oil pollution with a length of 29km.

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