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  1. (L to R) Rita Hitti (mother of 27-year-old missing fireman Najib) and her daughter Carlyn (wife of

    Lebanon family restless as it awaits missing 'heroes'

    Three firefighters. One Lebanese family. The same restless wait. Rita Hitti has not slept a wink since the Beirut port blast, when her ...
  2. Two huge explosion rocked the Lebanese capital Beirut, killing scores and wounding thousands of

    Commentary: What happened in Beirut can easily happen elsewhere

    Hazardous material is shipped across the world’s oceans on a daily basis and is often mishandled or illegally traded, say Scott Edwards and ...
  3. A soldier stands at the devastated site of the explosion at the port of Beirut

    Beirut port manager among 16 held in blast probe, judicial source says

    Lebanese authorities have arrested 16 people in an investigation into the Beirut port warehouse explosion, state news agency NNA said on Thursday, ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Apple logo is seen on the Macbook in this illustration taken

    Apple, other US goods from China held up at Indian ports - sources

    Apple, Cisco and Dell products are among the goods from U.S. companies being caught up in India's border tensions with China, as Indian ports hold ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Containers are seen at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai

    China's ports brace for second hit as virus spread wipes out exports

    China's ports and shipping firms are bracing for a second wave of supply chain disruptions that may be deeper and more prolonged than during the ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: German Chancellor Merkel meets Norway's PM Solberg in Berlin

    Norway to close ports, airports from Monday to stop coronavirus: PM

    Norway is to shut its ports and airports from Monday in a move to curb the spread of coronavirus, although exemptions will be made for Norwegians ...
  7. From 1943 to 1947, between 5,000 and 10,000 Italians were murdered in the region around Trieste, on

    Commentary: An Italian port dreams of being the Singapore of the Adriatic Sea, as it awakens to China’s siren call

    The port of Trieste is home to only 200,000 but its strategic location is why Chinese investors are upbeat about its prospects as a key Belt and ...