The New Paper

May 12, 2021

Egypt announces plans to widen and deepen Suez Canal

Egypt announced plans to widen and deepen a portion of the Suez Canal yesterday, after a large Japanese-owned ship ran aground and blocked the waterway for six days in March.
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