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Israel Says Iran Likely Behind Explosion On Israeli-Owned Cargo Ship

Radio Free Europe 28 Feb 2021
"The location of the ship in relative close proximity to Iran raises the belief that Iran was responsible, but it must still be verified," Gantz told Israeli state television Kan ... Iran blamed Israel for the assassination of its top nuclear scientist in November and vowed to retaliate ... The ship is registered in the British Isle of Man.

Explosion hits cargo ship in Gulf of Oman

Gulf Daily News 27 Feb 2021
An Israeli-owned ship, the MV Helio Ray, was hit by an explosion in the Gulf of Oman early yesterday and a US defence official said the blast left holes in both sides of the vessel’s hull ... The US defence official said in Washington that the ship was hit by a blast above the water line that ripped holes in both sides of its hull.

Israel says initial assessment is Iran behind explosion on Israeli-owned ship

Metro USA 27 Feb 2021
JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli defence minister Benny Gantz said on Saturday his “initial assessment” was that Iran was responsible for an explosion on an Israeli-owned ship in the Gulf of Oman ... “The location of the ship in relative close proximity to Iran raises the notion, the assessment, that it is the Iranians.”.

South China Sea: how the French navy is charting its own course between China and ...

South China Morning Post 27 Feb 2021
France is stepping up its military presence in the South China Sea with a strategically balanced ...

Vehicle-carrier ship hit by explosion in Gulf of Oman

Arab News 26 Feb 2021
A Bahamas-flagged ship, the MV HELIOS RAY, was hit by an explosion in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday, the United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations (UKMTO) and a maritime security firm said on Friday ... The ship was en route to Singapore from Dammam in Saudi Arabia ... The ship was managed by Stamco Ship Management, Refinitiv ship tracking data showed.

Israeli-Owned Ship Hit by Explosion in Gulf of Oman

The Algemeiner 26 Feb 2021
An Israeli-owned ship, the MV HELIOS RAY, was hit by an explosion in the Gulf of Oman overnight Thursday and a US defense official said the blast left holes in both sides of the vessel’s hull ... Israel’s Kan broadcaster named the ship’s owner as Rami Ungar and quoted him as saying.

Call of Duty: Warzone Fans Believe The Dam Is Melting | Game Rant

Game Rant 26 Feb 2021
Back in Season 4, the dam breaking was rumored to be coming, but such thoughts have recently been overshadowed with a nuclear theory ... of nuclear damage ... Warzone Season 2 has evolved several locations adding nuclear silos, a crashed ship, and many other noticeable changes.

Pandemic Prompts Modified Inspection Methods At NFS

The Greeneville Sun 25 Feb 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to shape the the way inspections at Nuclear Fuel Services in Erwin by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission are conducted ... Navy ships and commercial domestic operations. It also processes weapons-grade uranium into nuclear reactor fuel ... Nuclear Fuel Services is a subsidiary of Virginia-based Babcock & Wilcox Company.

What Planet Is NATO Living On?

Information Clearing House 25 Feb 2021
The February meeting of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Defense Ministers, the first since President Biden took power, revealed an antiquated, 75-year-old alliance that, despite its military failures in Afghanistan and Libya, is now turning its military madness toward two more formidable, nuclear-armed enemies.

My Take On The News

Yated Ne'eman 24 Feb 2021
A recent issue of Divrei Siach contained a picture of the late Professor Alvin Radkowsky, a senior nuclear physicist who worked for the American army ... He engineered the first nuclear reactors, which were intended to produce electricity and were used partly for the propulsion of the ships in the American navy.

Russian Gas Tanker Traverses The Arctic in February

Interesting Engineering 23 Feb 2021
In a first, a Russian natural gas ship and an icebreaker have traversed a high-altitude section of ... The tanker went across six Arctic seas, and through four of it it was accompanied by the nuclear icebreaker, 50 Let Probedy. A short celebratory video of the two ships' trip by a Russian state nuclear energy company, Rosatom, that owns the icebreaker.

Russian tanker cuts previously impossible path through warming Arctic

Sandhills Express 23 Feb 2021
The tanker, run by the Sovcomflot shipping company, returned to the remote Russian gas terminal at Sabetta on February 19, taking Russia one step closer to its goal of year-round commercial navigation through the warming Arctic ... The deepest ice encountered by the ships was about 5 feet thick.

India, France to hold naval drills

Hindustan Times 23 Feb 2021
The nuclear-powered French carrier force, comprising two frigates and one support ship, has for several months been on mission “Clemenceau 21”, which deals with fighting terrorism in the Mediterranean, Indian Ocean and Arabian Sea/ Persian Gulf ... The nuclear-powered French carrier ...