Maritime Crime

NIMASA rolls out new strategies

Battle against piracy and maritime crime sees new plans. Maritime security: NIMASA rolls out strategies to combat oil theft, sea-related crimes Uzoamaka Anagor In a

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Russia, Japan to hold naval drill

Russia, Japan to Hold Joint Naval Drills Next Week Russia and Japan will hold joint naval exercises near Vladivostok, the newly-appointed head of Japan’s Maritime

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Sweden continues sub hunt

Hunt ongoing for unknown vessel. Swedish search for 'foreign sub' focuses on Ingaro Bay Naval vessels searching Swedish waters for a suspected foreign submarine are focusing on a bay near the capital ...

Nigeria crude theft drops

Navy claims huge drop in oil theft since January. Crude Oil Theft Now 800,000 Barrels Monthly Bassey Inyang in Calabar The Flag Officer Commanding (FOC) Eastern Naval Command, Rear Admiral Charles Obiora-Medani, has ...

Frigate on Security mission

HMS Kent heads to Indian Ocean Frigate on Security mission Portsmouth-based frigate - HMS Kent – heads to the Indian Ocean for a six-month deployment, focussing on maritime security operations. HMS Kent will ...
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Navies arrive for maritime exercise

Tri-nation exercise gets underway. Navies arrive for international maritime exercise Written by Dean Wingrin Indian and Brazilian navy ships arrived in Simon's Town on Monday morning, ready to participate in Exercise IBSAMAR IV. IBSAMAR ...
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Captured and beaten by pirates

Captain of MT Hai Soon 6 has harrowing ordeal. Captured and beaten by pirates The punches flew fast and hard into his abdomen. When they finally stopped, Mr Yeo Eu Loone  caught his ...
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Somalia wants pirate prisoners home

Bid to bring convicted pirates back to the country.  Somalia wants its pirates in Kenya jails sent home By Philip Mwakio MOMBASA COUNTY: The Somalia government now says it hopes Kenya will allow ...

Al Qaeda’s Next Target: US Tankers

Terror group makes threats against maritime assets. Al Qaeda’s Next Target: American Oil Tankers Author: Sarah Kaufman, Deep Web Reporting By: Saar Fresco Al Qaeda discusses strategic attacks on chokepoints of oil shipments from the Middle East ...
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EU notes Somali piracy decrease

Decrease welcome, but EU warns threat remains.  EU Notes Decrease in Piracy Near Somali Coast The European Union noted a decline in piracy activity off the coast of Somalia, the EU Foreign ...

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