Yemen Rolls out Maritime Security Zone

Move to prevent immigrants from Somalia and Eritrea. 

Yemen Rolls out Maritime Security Zone

By Aiswarya Lakshmi

Yemen is establishing a maritime security zone along the country’s 2,500 kilometre-long coastline to deter illegal immigrants from entering the country, reports The Middle East Monitor.

The zone encompasses around 30 per cent of Yemen’s territorial waters as determined by internationally-agreed limits, says the head of the Yemeni Coast Guard, Brigadier Ahmed Subhi. Coast Guard personnel are patrolling around the clock to maintain the secure waters.

To continue reading, please click here.

Source: marinelink.com

Previous Article
Next Article

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Events Calendar


« January 2021 »
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31