Ship that spilled oil 2 months ago leaves Aqaba

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AMMAN — The Commissioner of Tourism and Environment at the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA) Nidal Al-Majali announced the departure of the “Flower of the Sea” ship from Aqaba’s port, Khaberni said.اضافة اعلان

Majali said that the company that owns the ship has committed to paying JD1 million in legal settlements following an oil spill that polluted the water and coast in the Gulf of Aqaba two months ago.

ASEZA removed the remainder of the environmental damage that resulted from the incident, and also completed all legal procedures against who caused it.

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