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Asia’s Lethal Naval Arms Race

Regional maritime disputes increase tensions. Asia’s Lethal Naval Arms Race Sheryn Lee Claims that a destabilizing ‘arms race’ is underway in the Asia–Pacific have become commonplace

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Shanghai terror threat major worry

Terror concerns for China. Shanghai terror threat major worry for PLA Navy: Top officer From Sandeep Dahiya  Shanghai, Jul 3 (PTI) Terrorist incidents such as

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Singapore Navy’s new ships

Littoral Mission Vessels will eventually replace the existing Fearless-class Patrol Vessels. Singapore Navy launches first of 8 new warships By Loke Kok Fai SINGAPORE: The Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) launched the first of ...
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Subs in IOR no threat: China

China said that the vessels were part of anti-piracy operations while downplaying the 'string of pearls' theory to contain India. Submarine deployment in Indian Ocean no threat to India: China Amid India's ...
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Vietnamese coast guards vs. pirates 2

The second in a series on SE Asia piracy. Vietnamese coast guards vs. pirates – P2: An order to open fire Pirates are always dangerous, reckless and willing to do everything to ...
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PMSC calls for Med HRA

Suggests some refugees may be threat to Europe. Call to class the Mediterranean as a High Risk Area SAM CHAMBERS Tallinn: An Estonian security firm has called for the Mediterranean to be classed ...
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Thai Navy to buy Chinese subs

Opt to 'buy local' despite regional tensions. Thai Navy votes to buy three Chinese submarines worth $1 bn Bangkok: Thailand's navy has voted in favour of buying three Chinese submarines worth US$1 billion, an official ...
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Japan to Join US, India for MALABAR

Australia, however, will reportedly be left out. Japan to Join US, India in Military Exercises this Year By Prashanth Parameswaran On June 30, The Indian Express reported that Japan would be participating in this year’s Exercise ...
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Heads of Navies meet for SEA SENSE 2015

NATO gathering in London to discuss security issues. Heads of Navies meet for SEA SENSE 2015 Global Maritime Security Conference Today more than 160 NATO and partner nation military and civilian leaders ...
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Sailors’ Society launches Crisis Response Centre

24-hour centre offers support. Sailors’ Society launches Crisis Response Centre to support seafarers affected by piracy Durban-based facility will provide 24-hour rapid response and trauma counselling for survivors of piracy attacks and ...

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