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An Israeli military observation tower overlooks the Mediterranean Sea and part of the maritime borde

Lebanese minister expands claim over disputed maritime area with Israel

Negotiations between old foes Lebanon and Israel were launched in October to try to resolve the dispute.

By REUTERS
12/04/2021

Mayo to Med: Israel returns sea turtles after tar cleanup - Watch

Tube-fed mayonnaise served to expel oil that had been swallowed or inhaled by the snappers, while wipes and cotton buds were used to remove tar from animals' eyes, noses and mouths.

By REUTERS
08/04/2021

Ship blocking Suez Canal like 'beached whale' could be stuck for weeks

It is now blocking transit in both directions through one of the world's busiest shipping channels for goods, oil, grain and other products linking Asia and Europe.

By REUTERS
25/03/2021

Air pollution- high concentrations of dust particles carried from Sinai

Strong winds over the Mediterranean have carried dust particles across the country, causing severe and possibly dangerous air pollution.

Suez Canal

Suez Canal blocked by large container ship - photos

The large container ship apparently hit ground while traversing the waterway.

24/03/2021

Understanding the increase in attacks on ships in the Middle East

Naval tensions have increased dramatically since a series of incidents in 2019.

Alternate Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Benny Gantz attends a conference of the Israeli Tel

Gantz: Israel did not cause oil spill that damaged country's shoreline

"I'm not saying anything about what we did or didn't do," Gantz said regarding an explosive attack that damaged an Iranian container ship. "We have an obligation to be preemptive on all fronts."

An oil tanker loads gas in Assaluyeh seaport at the Persian Gulf

Israel likely behind Iranian container ship attack - Iranian investigator

Israeli officials did not comment on Friday when asked if Israel was involved in the incident on Wednesday.

By REUTERS
13/03/2021

Shipping mysteries grow: Is Israel really attacking Iranian vessels?

Is it a coincidence that one day a US newspaper reports on alleged Israeli attacks and the next day Iran says that a ship is targeted?

Storm washes up additional tar residue to Israel's coastline

The Environmental Protection Ministry noted that efforts were being made to clean up the affected beaches and that additional updates will come in as the storm weakens.

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