Tag Archive: anti-piracy-maritime-security
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Is Nigeria’s Territorial Water Safe?

NIMASA insists piracy reports are false. Is Nigeria's Territorial Water Safe? With massive investment in maritime security in the recent past, resulting in satellite capabilities and increased operational platforms, the removal of ...
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NATO Commander visits IMO anti-piracy training

NATO Commander visits IMO anti-piracy training NATO Maritime Commander visits IMO training in Greece Vice Admiral Peter Hudson CBE Royal Navy, NATO Maritime Commander, visited the two-week Advanced Maritime Law Enforcement/Training of Trainers ...
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Abandoned vessels in Lagos Anchorage

Criminals using ships as bases. Miscreants take over abandoned vessels in Lagos Anchorage The increasing incidence of abandonment of vessels on Lagos waters is generating concerns in the maritime industry. This is because; ...
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Somali pirates release hostages

Ransom of $150,000 allegedly paid. Somali pirates release Thai hostages held for 4 years NAIROBI: Four Thai fishermen held hostage by Somali pirates for nearly four years have been released, local officials ...
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Russia, Cyprus Sign Military Port Deal

Russian ships to dock in Cyprus. Russia, Cyprus Sign Military Port Deal Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Cypriot counterpart Nicos Anastasiades signed an agreement on Wednesday to give Russian military ships ...
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Malaysia invites Myanmar to be MSP observer

Efforts to combat piracy ongoing. Malaysia invites Myanmar to be MSP observer to combat piracy in Malacca Strait KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has invited Myanmar to be an observer in the Malacca Strait Patrols ...
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Sayyari: Iran warships ready to face any threat

Destroyer equipped with 'advanced technology'. Sayyari: Iran’s Warships Equipped with Hi-Tech Systems, Ready to Face any Threat Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said Iran's warships have been equipped with state-of-the-art technologies, ...
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Anti-terror missions for Japan’s MSDF?

Possible re-tasking to confront terror threats. Anti-terror missions could be on horizon for MSDF's Djibouti detachment DJIBOUTI - A Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (MSDF) P-3C Orion surveillance aircraft takes off from an ...
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Ransom reportedly paid to free three crew

Reports of $400,000 ransom. Ransom reportedly paid to free three crew By David Glass from Athens Embiricos interests have reportedly paid $400,000 ransom to secure the release of three seafarers kidnapped from the ...
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Kalamos crew freed

Three seafarers kidnapped from a Greek VLCC off West Africa earlier this month have been released. Kalamos crew freed Aeolos Management said the men had been held since 3 February by a ...

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