Explosion on warship

Al Shamikh warship
Investigation underway after explosion on the Al Shamikh warship Credit: Dorset Media Service

Three sailors had to be admitted to hospital after an explosion on a ship just off the Dorset coast. The injured crew were on the 'Al Shamikh', an Omani warship which has been undergoing sea trials in the English Channel. The injured men were treated at the Dorset County Hospital, in Dorchester

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