Lebanese call for an uprising after protests rocked Beirut https://reut.rs/3im1elO
That’s 2 spills this past week we’re seeing. Neither were of crude oil but fuel oil that runs the vessel engines. This 300m long vessel is a bulk carrier (for things like iron ore, coal, sand, etc) and from what we gather, suffered a hull puncture once the tugboats came to help. https://twitter.com/priyahein/status/1291658086617407489
Absolutely shattered by the ecological crisis faced by Mauritius. These pictures of the oil spill, wrecking our most beautiful lagoons, were taken by my friend Eric Villars on his flight to Rodrigues this morning. #mauritius #oilspill #wakashio #bluebay #coralreefs #marinepark
Egypt and Greece agree exclusive economic zone in Mediterranean. https://hubs.ly/H0tn_DP0 #Libya #fridaymorning
#Beirut explosion: disaster was exceptional but events leading up to it were not https://hubs.ly/H0tn_Dh0 #FridayThoughts #Lebanon
Fresh images (via @DimaSadek) of the Ammonium Nitrate parcels stored in Port of #Beirut Warehouse #12 just DAYS before the accident.
Mind-boggling: Bassil told BBC News: "the question is not why it was there, but how it was ignited". Having 2,750 freaking tons of ammonium nitrate in a civilian port for seven years is completely normal.
#fridaymorning How not to approach the mooring.
🅾️ The Best test for Marine Mooring Bollards
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#seafarers tell me they feel forgotten by shore staff at home, also feel company's forget current at sea experience is different to theirs from 10/20yrs ago #OutOfTouch #crewchange #COVID19 PM me your experience