A Powerful Explosion Thundered in Dubai

A powerful explosion occurred in Dubai, presumably in the territory of an oil storage facility in the port of Jebel Ali, the Arab newspaper Al-Arabi al-Jadid writes.

As reported by the Al-Arabiya TV channel, citing sources, this happened on an anchored vessel.

The Dubai Civil Defense Department is currently addressing the fire caused by the explosion of a container aboard a ship in the Jebel Ali port,” the government of the emirate confirmed. The message was published by his press service on Twitter.

According to preliminary data, no victims.

According to the authorities, the fire was brought under control.