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The Russian owner who abandoned the ship full of ammonium nitrate that caused the Beirut explosion has been questioned by police in Cyprus, reports say

Igor Grechushkin, the Russian owner of the ship that carried a huge cargo of explosives to Beirut, which exploded years later, was questioned by Cypriot police on Thursday, reports say. Grechushkin abandoned the MV Rhosus and its cargo of 2,750 tons of explosive ammonium nitrate in 2014. Lebanese authorities impounded […]
The Russian owner who abandoned the ship full of ammonium nitrate that caused the Beirut explosion has been questioned by police in Cyprus, reports say
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The 10 richest people in the Middle East, ranked

The Middle East, a region that encompasses many countries, including Turkey, Iraq, Iran, Israel, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and Qatar, is known for its oil-derived wealth. Business Insider rounded up the richest people in the Middle East based on Forbes’ world billionaires ranking and the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. The wealth of […]
The 10 richest people in the Middle East, ranked
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Animated map shows how cats spread across the world

One-third of American households have at least one cat. That’s roughly 93.5 million house cats in the US, alone. You can find house cats on every continent except Antarctica. But that wasn’t always the case. Cats began to spread around the world about 10,000 years ago in what’s now modern-day […]
Animated map shows how cats spread across the world