Container ship explosion in Dubai felt by residents 25km away

A container ship explosion has sent a shock wave through Dubai and damaged one of the world’s largest ports.

The blaze sent up giant orange flames on a vessel at the crucial Jebel Ali Port, which is the busiest port in the Middle East.

The explosion unleashed a shock wave through the skyscrapers of the city of Dubai, causing walls and windows to shake in neighbourhoods as far as 25 kilometres away.

The blaze was caused by a container holding flammable material, Dubai ...

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