Tag Archive: arms
Arms Ship Seized

Arms Ship Seized

Guinea has blocked a ship containing arms allegedly destined for neighbouring Mali, whose northern half has fallen into the hands of Qaeda-linked extremists. Mali arms ship seized in Guinea Guinea's minister of ...
Searches and threats

Searches and Threats

German ship subjected to a search in Turkey was originally to have made a stop in Tartus, Syria. The owners halted the journey after receiving an email from a Syrian ...
Weapons

Floating Armouries

Officials in Kenya have raised concerns over the "legal gray area" represented by the practise of private security firms storing weapons aboard floating armouries in international waters. Piracy fighters use floating armouries Nairobi - ...
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Arms Debate

Britain is poised to allow merchant ships formally to carry arms in a dramatic effort to tackle the escalating threat of international piracy. The move is designed to protect UK ships ...