New base, but Royal Navy have had presence for some time. Back in Bahrain? Britain Never Left Persian Gulf Peter Harris It was announced earlier this month
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Media may have moved on, but threat and hostages remain. Somali piracy threat always on the horizon Jon Gornall The name Captain Phillips is familiar
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Hijackings continue to cause concern.
More hijackings in troubled Asian waters
Pirates have so far this year hijacked 13 vessels in Asian waters.
Compare this to last year, where there were only three ...
Curious statement from NIMASA boss.
Warship purchase: NIMASA breaks silence, Insists Nigerian Navy is operating the boats
…Says owes nobody apologies for blackmail
By Kunle Kalejaye
LAGOS-Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA has ...
Unknown pirates rob fishing crew.
Nha Trang fishermen return after harrowing pirate encounter at sea
By Hien Luong
Seven fishermen arrived home in central Vietnam Saturday exhausted and empty-handed after a harrowing ordeal with ...
As the number of migrants traveling to Italy via Libya explodes, smuggling gangs stand to make a profit.
Smuggler gangs in the Mediterranean are big, deadly business
Kavitha Surana and Maggy Donaldson
More curious remarks from NIMASA boss.
NIMASA Vows To Rid Nigeria’s Maritime Space Of Sea Pirates, Kidnappers
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) on Tuesday restated its determination rid the ...
Risk and danger always present.
Maritime marshal reveals dangers posed by heavily armed pirates
Zaihan Mohamed Yusof
He has been a maritime marshal, or what is also known as a ship-based armed guard, ...
Ongoing instability forces further shut downs.
Armed Clashes Force Libyan Ports to Shut Down
The ports of Es Sider, Ras Lanuf and Benghazi in Libya are currently closed due to armed clashes, ...
Is an Indian Ocean Zone of Peace possible today?
New wars on the Cold War relic
T. P. SREENIVASAN
Revisiting the Indian Ocean zone of peace concept, which has led to long debates ...
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