web analytics
August 27, 2015 / 12 Elul, 5775
At a Glance
News & Views
Sponsored Post


Egypt Foils Attack on Suez Canal, Price of Crude Oil Soars

Egypt foiled a terrorist attack on a ship in the Suez Canal on Saturday and has increased security to protect ships and oil tankers. Authorities did not reveal details of the attempted attack except to say it was flying under the Panama flag and was a container vessel.

“The attempt failed completely and there was no damage to the ship or the containers it carried. The situation was dealt with strictly by the armed forces,” said Suez Canal Authority director Mohab Memish

The expectation of an American attack on Syria  drove up the price of crude oil last week to $112 a barrel, the highest in five years, before it settled back to a nearly three-year high of $108.

About the Author: JewishPress.com brings you the latest in Jewish news from around the world. Stay up to date by following up on Facebook and Twitter. Do you have something noteworthy to report? Submit your news story to us here.


If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

3 Responses to “Egypt Foils Attack on Suez Canal, Price of Crude Oil Soars”

  1. Yechiel Baum says:

    My fear of Israel ships passing the Suez and the high costs that Egypt charges for using the canal, maybe Israel should make its own canal and transshipments to avoid this security and cost impediment.

  2. Egypt army and the IDF should take care the Suez Canal.

  3. Fm: SeaBird-Marine Egypt.
    Re: Suez Canal Is Working Regularly.
    http://www.seabird-marine.com/shipping_agency-egypt.htm

    Seabird-Marine Assure for our Beloved customers that the.
    Suez Canal working Normal.
    Although the last Revolution and Mubarak Ousted and.
    the Moslem brotherhoods down.
    But every thing more than normal and.
    We Guarantee smooth transit for your vessels without any delay.

    Seabird Shipping Agencies has always been, and will continue to be, a technology applying frontrunner. Being utterly responsive to our clients’ needs and suggestions, we commit ourselves to an “innovate or die strategy.” This pledge is the rapid developing shipping industry’s best guarantee that we always will be capable of rendering our clients’ cutting edge services whenever needed.
    Through decades, we have learnt our trade and fine-tuned our services to meet the always-increasing demand for quality required by our clients. The slogan “confidence in local competence” demonstrates the backbone of our success which is in depth local knowledge of all aspects of the agency business.
    Seabird-Marine offering the following services in your hands.
    • Shipping Agency / Owner Representatives /.
    Suez Canal Transit Shipping Agency.
    • Ship Suppliers / Ship Chandler / Vessel Catering Services & Repairer.
    • Petroleum Services / Offshore Supplying /.
    Technical Assistance
    • Freight Forwarder Agents (From / To, Egypt).

    Seabird provides a range of shipping and logistics services in Egypt, including Suez Canal transits.
    Seabird Egypt was set up in 2002 in preparation for the privatizations of shipping agency services in the country, which came into effect two years later. We are now a trusted provider of a range of shipping and logistics services, including specialized expert assistance for vessels transiting the Suez Canal.

    Plus Providing Anti Piracy Preventive Measures.
    Visit our below link for more details.
    http://www.seabird-marine.com/New%20Tricks%20Against%20The%20Somali%20Pirates.htm

    From now on no additional charges will be issued.
    Because the Egyptian army now has toke over the Suez Canal authority.

    Whenever You Have Any Vessel Calling Any of Egypt’s Ports Or.
    Transiting the Suez Canal.

    Yours Faithfully,
    For Seabird Marine Services.
    Mohamed Khalifa.
    Marketing & Commercial Manger.
    Mobile Number: 002 012 4096457.
    Email: mail@seabird-marine.com
    Www: http://www.seabird-marine.com/suez_canal_transit-agent.htm
    Skype: mohammadkhalifa

Comments are closed.

Current Top Story
Donald Trump, running to be the Republican nominee for president
Trump and Cruz Together to Fight Iran Deal in DC on Sept. 9
Latest News Stories
Donald Trump, running to be the Republican nominee for president

The Donald and the Cruz together against Iran on Sept. 9 at D.C. rally.

The conductor and pianist Daniel Barenboim holding a music class.

Iranian born Tennor Ramtin Ghazavi, a frequent performer at Italy’s La Scala, on Tuesday told San Jose Mercury News that the Islamic revolution that removed the Shah in 1979 “takes a dim view” of most musical forms, including opera.

The Jaffa Gate entrance of Jerusalem's Old City. (Illustrative only)

For a state that goes out of its way to discriminate in favor of one group, Israel receives high grades in treatment of immigrants of all colors and creeds, beating out the UK, the US and Saudi Arabia.

Policeman picking up right wing activist at Nof Ayalon conference.

If the administrative orders weren’t undemocratic enough, police raided a conference discussing those orders, arresting a number of the participants.

DM Ya’alon advises “zero tolerance” in dealing with violence against hareidi-religious IDF soldiers.

Maloney said that despite the administration’s diplomatic efforts, she could not support the Nuclear Iran Deal.

Rabbi Yehuda Glick has produced a new guidebook — ‘Arise and Ascend’ — to the Temple Mount.

Politicians always remember you when they need you, and no one remembers better than President Barack Obama.

Another Jewish property in Silwan valley, where the British expelled Yemenite Jews 77 years ago, once again is in Jewish hands.

Moshe Krausz died alone and almost forgotten despite his saving more Jews than Schindler and Kasztner combined.

Torah sages surrendered to the High Court’s ruling that a “Deputy Minister” cannot act as Minister.

190 military officers signed a letter to the Congressional leadership, warning against the Nuclear Iran Deal.

A “National Jewish Leadership Team” reportedly will meet with Bush two days after Yom Kippur.

When Avraham Mengisto crossed into Gaza nearly a year ago, soldiers thought he was a Gaza Arab – bit then discovered he left behind a knapsack with a Bible.

Arab terrorists firebombed Border Guard Police while on patrol in A-Tur on Wednesday night.

A convicted Palestinian Arab killer was able to stab again in Jerusalem because he was freed in a “good will gesture.”

More Articles from Jewish Press News Briefs
Former US Senator, Joe Lieberman

Lieberman and Graham to headline bipartisan Stop Nuclear Iran Deal rally in NYC on Sept. 1.

Hanna Knyazyeva-Minenko’s, 25, won a silver medal in the women’s triple jump finals in the world championship competition in Beijing Monday. Her performance set an Israeli record. It was the third time an Israeli has won a medal at the championships since 1983, “Everybody in Israel was watching this event and hoping for the first […]

The IDF response was in reaction to the attack from Syria earlier on Thursday.

ISIS has claimed responsibility for a massive car bomb that injured 29 and ripped apart a building in Cairo early Thursday.

Bangkok police say at least 10 people planned and carried out this week’s bombing in the Thai capital.

The Arab terrorist threw a bomb at an IDF position above the Gush Etzion Tunnel Road.

Jewish participation in peace programs does not provide immunity from Arab terror attacks.

The firebomb exploded in the parking lot.

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/egypt-foils-attack-on-suez-canal-price-of-crude-oil-soars/2013/09/01/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: