China was “irresponsible” and “unhelpful” during the near-collision of a US warship and a Chinese naval vessel, the US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel has said.
On Tuesday 17 December, Rear Admiral Hervé Bléjean, the Force Commander of the European Union’s counter piracy operation, Atalanta, visited the Ukrainian frigate Hetman Sagaidachny.
The crash between the craft from HMS Raleigh and the Cremyll Ferry happened at about 10:00 GMT on Thursday near Mayflower Marina at Stonehouse, Plymouth.
A Combined Task Force (CTF) 150 delegation, led by Commodore Daryl Bates Royal Australian Navy, recently met with senior leaders of the Pakistan Navy during
Chief of the Defence Staff, General Sir Nicholas Houghton, said this would mean being left with “exquisite” equipment but without the personnel needed to use
CTF 150 has intercepted a second suspected drug smuggling vessel, seizing 8kg of methamphetamine based substances within just 96 hours of the CMF largest ever
Syria’s chemical weapons will be transported to the port of Latakia for loading onto Danish and Norwegian ships bound for an unnamed Italian port. Russian lorries
During their recent port visit to Dar Es Salaam, EU Naval Force Spanish OPV, ESPS Tornado, conducted training with a team from the Tanzanian Navy.
An Indian court has turned down bail for the crew of a US-owned ship who were arrested in October on charges of illegally possessing weapons.
Pirates have attacked an oil products tanker off the coast of Nigeria and kidnapped its Ukrainian captain and a Greek engineer, Greek coast guard officials
Many on the left believe Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s increased defence spending is him using the threat from China to pursue his own nationalist dreams.
Philippe Mignonet, deputy mayor of Calais, said Britain was becoming a “magnet for illegal immigrants”. He said transferring border controls from Calais to Dover and Folkestone
Over the past five years EU, CMF and NATO warships have worked together to locate and apprehend pirate action groups and shared information on suspicious