The 8-Year Long Worst Traffic Jam in History

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    The story of the Yellow Fleet, a convoy of 15 ships that became trapped in the Suez Canal for 8 entire years because of war.
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  • Rick Ross
    Rick Ross 4 minutes ago

    Imagine, the ships are almost no longer seaworthy by the time they moved again and most cargo is useless lol

  • XxcracxX
    XxcracxX 55 minutes ago

    I will never complain about traffic jam again🤐

  • Alex Boricua
    Alex Boricua 5 hours ago

    Just take a freaking cargo plane DAMMNNNN..

  • Mediocre Music
    Mediocre Music 5 hours ago

    Moral of the story is, Germans make good machines.

  • 69me247ifuwant2
    69me247ifuwant2 7 hours ago

    So no perishable goods

  • henryscp
    henryscp 8 hours ago

    Haha Germany quality

  • Garga
    Garga 8 hours ago

    tl;dw - fuck Egypt

  • swiftair produits
    swiftair produits 10 hours ago

    the music in this video be like: LISTEN TO ME I'M HERE!! LISTEN!!!! LISTEN!!!!

  • CXG
    CXG 11 hours ago

    What’s the background music?

  • Fabian Gugler
    Fabian Gugler 16 hours ago

    And the moral of the story: fuck war

  • Tscheche89
    Tscheche89 16 hours ago

    how the fuck did we (the czechs) have a ship there? Did anyone see where the country is located?

  • Corey844
    Corey844 17 hours ago +1

    What if they had a pet

  • Art Chavez
    Art Chavez 18 hours ago


  • sjow
    sjow 18 hours ago

    i cant believe egypt was such a pita in the 60s

  • pyro fire
    pyro fire 19 hours ago

    The egyot v isreal war during that time lasted about 1 week and isreal won with odds stacked against them as it was egypt and the allied muslim countires that did the attack , isreal defended ots self so well they pushed into Egypt for 6 miles while doing the same to the others

  • Nicholas Martin-Bourne
    Nicholas Martin-Bourne 20 hours ago

    Damn I thought the 405 was bad

  • Casqe
    Casqe 22 hours ago

    America is a god in military affairs lol

  • AR611NEWS
    AR611NEWS 23 hours ago

    Wow mother fuker so the jew won both war ? Suck a d*ck you son of a b*itch ...

  • [insert name here]

    EDSA: amateurs

  • sandwitch911
    sandwitch911 Day ago

    8 years of sand and saltwater and still rolling. Whew.

  • Nathaniel Snyder

    LA rush hour traffic be like

  • SPHINX Gator
    SPHINX Gator Day ago

    And Egypt is poor country that's how much corruption in that country

  • Always Bolt the Bird

    I Hilo’s they got the original crew to bring those ships back. That would be perfect

  • Fallen Pizza
    Fallen Pizza Day ago

    6:26 Yea dude... It wasn't a stray rocket... Israel was trying to put the blame on Egypt as an excuse for America to attack. No accident here.

  • Michael Holmes
    Michael Holmes Day ago

    how were those ships at 4:12 going through the canal if the canal was closed?

  • Biggus Dickus
    Biggus Dickus Day ago

    6:29 definitely wasn't an accident. Israel has intentionally sunk American ships before. Look up the USS liberty incident.

  • RetroGamingGenesis
    RetroGamingGenesis Day ago +3

    Our "greatest ally" sure has a habit of mistaking US ships for Egyptian ones...

    • Rick Ross
      Rick Ross 7 minutes ago

      Niko A that not anti Semitic, it’s common sense lol

    • Niko A
      Niko A 4 hours ago

      Woah woah careful there bro don’t want anyone getting the wrong idea...that’s anti Semitic!

  • vloplob
    vloplob Day ago

    The Germans at it again with their quality engineering.

  • CupofNoodles
    CupofNoodles Day ago

    Where's the movie

  • Xochipilli Vera
    Xochipilli Vera Day ago

    8 year wait fuck that dude ahahahahahaha

  • Jared Axton
    Jared Axton Day ago


  • TheCollosal CoasterEnthusiastic

    15 boats came in, 14 got stuck in the great bitter canal where the other one

  • StruckOne
    StruckOne Day ago

    “a r e w e t h e r e y e t”

  • Joshua Barri
    Joshua Barri Day ago +1

    How many times has Israel accidentally sunk our ships?

    • Niko A
      Niko A 4 hours ago

      Twice. With probably more to come. Eradicate Israel

  • Legion
    Legion Day ago +2

    *Anyone remembered that one episode in Doctor Who where humans live their lives in traffic?*

  • Jeremy Webb
    Jeremy Webb Day ago +1

    When you order something online.
    Est arrival, 3-7 business days. Reality. 8 years

  • Sub Woofer
    Sub Woofer Day ago

    Israel should be terminated

  • RealDarkBlade
    RealDarkBlade Day ago

    Definitely worst traffic jam...until brexit

  • CoolerHorizon84
    CoolerHorizon84 Day ago

    Explains where my Dad has gone

  • CoolerHorizon84
    CoolerHorizon84 Day ago

    So that’s where my dad has been for the last 8 years

  • WIlly Tee
    WIlly Tee Day ago

    "Stray Israeli rocket hit and sunk the standard American ship"

  • keroppiyuen
    keroppiyuen Day ago

    German engineering is REALLY the BEST

  • ESSBrew
    ESSBrew Day ago

    What happened to the last ship?

  • Richard Jones
    Richard Jones Day ago

    So, not a traffic jam then.

  • Fazal Fariz
    Fazal Fariz Day ago

    Israel & Egypt after accidentally hitting the American ship: Fuck, Fuck Fuck Fuck!

  • Fernando Onate
    Fernando Onate Day ago

    What about the merchandize?

  • Fooos
    Fooos 2 days ago

    Bro I’m surprised America didn’t come over and fuck up both countries when they sunk our ship.

  • Brandon Hiraeth
    Brandon Hiraeth 2 days ago

    The music is obnoxious.

  • Mario Caldwell
    Mario Caldwell 2 days ago

    So Egypt is an Arab state..... 😒😒😒

  • Hisham Hamdan
    Hisham Hamdan 2 days ago

    Isreal is not a country retard

  • MissionKnown2103 X1
    MissionKnown2103 X1 2 days ago

    What is the background music called?

  • Natewatl
    Natewatl 2 days ago

    BRAINWANK ALERT: So they sailed *across the Atlantic* down around Africa then to Asia, eh? *Crossing the Atlantic would have taken them into the Western Hemisphere, but nowhere near Africa.* First and last-time viewer here, and certainly not interested in Skillshare: I wouldn't want to keep company with folks represented by such skilled folks as "RealLifeLore." Ciao.

  • Shawn Nelson
    Shawn Nelson 2 days ago

    How many *toyota carolas* are capable of causing an 8 years traffic jam?

  • Alan M
    Alan M 2 days ago

    metric system sucks.

  • NicoGStudios
    NicoGStudios 2 days ago +1

    are we just gonna ignore the motorcyclist almost getting wiped out at 1:59 ?

  • Bajs
    Bajs 2 days ago

    Jews being jews

  • Jessica N.
    Jessica N. 2 days ago

    They looked like they had quite done fun. I guess they really tried to make the best out of the situation 😅
    Edit: I find it ironic that out of all the ships, the American one got hit

  • TGFusion
    TGFusion 2 days ago +173

    Israel: **shooting at Egypt**
    **Missle hits American ship**

    Israel: *•_•*

    • That One Guy
      That One Guy 7 hours ago

      Fap King
      there is a reason why you are “fap king” and not “sex king”

    • negro bsr
      negro bsr 7 hours ago +1

      @AmericanIdiot wow you really an idiot it was 1967 it was not captured it was mistaken for an egypitan ship so it was bombed not cargo ship a spy ship dumbass

    • Fap King
      Fap King Day ago +2

      @17X7 true..muricunt is one of zionist slave

  • Diego Teliz
    Diego Teliz 2 days ago


  • Brownstone
    Brownstone 2 days ago

    I thought Seoul to Busan during Chuseok was bad