Maritime Crime

Militants attack Shell facility

Concerns over the return of Delta militancy. Militants attack Shell Nigeria flow station, kill guard, company says WARRI, Nigeria –  Shell Nigeria says armed militants

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Avant Garde saga continues

Company provided floating armoury services to PMSCs. Sri Lanka: Avant Garde Sordid Saga & the National Security D.M.S. Dissanayake, Senior Assistant Secretary in the Defence

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Maldives boosts security

Increased security follows mysterious explosion on President's boat. Maldives takes unprecedented security measures after boat blast Aminath Shifleen Army was seen Tuesday taking unprecedented measures to beef up the security of the president ...

Naval drills will annoy China

Expansion of Malabar exercise will take ships close to Chinese-claimed territory. India, US, Japan kick off naval drills likely to annoy China India, Japan and the United States will hold joint naval ...

Nigerian Navy Destroys 50 illegal oil camps

Navy's aggressive campaign continues. Nigerian Navy Destroys 50 Illegal Refining Camps By Didi Adams The Central Naval Command, CNC, in Yenagoa, on Sunday destroyed 50 illegal oil refining camps and 150 drums of ...

India’s big warship debate

Debate over whether big ships are the way forward. INS Kochi And The ‘Big-Warship’ Debate – Analysis By Abhijit Singh* The recent commissioning of the INS Kochi has triggered a debate about the ...
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Coastal security and India

Re-sizing of High Risk Area will alleviate some pressure. Coastal security: experts discuss challenges faced by India The increasing threat of Chinese presence in the Indian Ocean, frequent problems faced by fishermen, ...
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Merchant ship foils attack

Group of eight men boarded ship. Philippine ship crew thwarts attempted piracy MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The quick-thinking crew of a Philippine cargo ship thwarted a possible a hijacking or robbery at ...
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Nigerian Navy crude crackdown

Incoming FOC promises crackdown. Crude Theft: Navy Assures Of 24/7 Sea Patrol By Lanre Arotimi The Nigerian Navy has reiterated its readiness to checkmate the incidence of crude oil theft in the country, ...
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Tebbut kidnapping back in news

Secret MI6 document suggests British government failed to communicate a threat and later ignored an unjust conviction. Exclusive: UK under pressure over Kenya kidnapping Clayton Swisher, Will Jordan A secret MI6 document obtained ...

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