Tanzanian ship sank in front of Hurghada - Egypt

Tanzanian ship sank in front of Hurghada - Egypt

Hurghada : Egypt | Jul 28, 2010 at 2:57 PM PDT
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Today morning ,Egyptian teams were able to rescue the crew of a ship consists of 23 members .The ship is Flying the flag of "Tanzania" before it sank off the coast of the city "Ras Gharib" in the Gulf of Suez.

The cause of its sinking and according to the Egyptian police that the cargo ship was fired while it was traveling empty from the port of Suez to Safaga port in the Red Sea ,to download and transfer phosphate to Southeast Asia

It is mentioned that there's an investigation was opened to determine the cause of the fire, which led to the sinking of the ship.

abeer almadawy is based in Cairo, Kairo, Egypt, and is an Anchor on Allvoices.
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