An explosion occurred on a ship moored in the Jabal Ali Port in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), late Wednesday caused a large fire in the port, and many firefighters and medical teams were sent to the scene.
Big explosion at Dubai’s Jebel Ali port, heard across south Dubai, likely a ship container. Details awaited pic.twitter.com/b8g0Ow5uaf— Shiv Aroor (@ShivAroor) July 7, 2021
In the statement made by the Dubai Media Office, it was stated that the explosion occurred in a container on a ship in Jabal Ali Port, and the fire that broke out after the explosion was brought under control.
The statement said that no one was killed or injured in the explosion. While the cause of the explosion is not yet known, an investigation has been launched into the incident.