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Bay of Bengal landscape

Bay of Bengal pirate attack

Bay of Bengal remains highly dangerous for fishing vessels. 8 fishermen injured by bullets in Bay Eight fishermen were injured by bullets as pirates attacked their trawlers in the Bay of Bengal ...
Bay of Bengal landscape

38 illegal migrants feared dead

Suspected traffickers also rescued.  38 illegal migrants feared dead as trawler capsizes Tarek Mahmud, Chittagong At least 38 people are feared dead after an overcrowded fishing trawler, carrying Malaysia-bound illegal migrants, capsized in ...
Bangladesh

A Three-Dimensional Bangladesh Navy

A ‘Three-Dimensional’ Bangladesh Navy in the Bay of Bengal As the Bangladesh Navy slowly builds capacity, India should seek to engage its neighbor. By Pushan Das As the Bangladesh Navy inches towards its goal ...
Bangladesh

Bangladesh’s maritime security needs beefing up

Crime still a major issue.  Bangladesh's maritime security needs beefing up Nahela Nowshin An arbitral tribunal established under Annex VII of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) helped ...
Bay of Bengal landscape

Bangladesh CG to be more active

Government seeks to reinforce security. PM asks coast guards to protect maritime areas Govt committed to turning 'Blue Economy' concept into reality Prime Minister (PM) Sheikh Hasina directed Thursday the members of the ...
Indian-Coast-Guard

Indian East coast security boosted

Indian Coast Guard increasing vigilance. Vigil along eastern coast shored up, says IG R. SIVARAMAN Commander, Coast Guard Region (East) Inspector General Satya Prakash Sharma on Wednesday said vigil on the eastern coast ...
Bay of Bengal landscape

Pirates kidnap 14 fishermen

Piracy still a major problem in the Bay of Bengal. Pirates kidnap 14 fishermen in Patuakhali Pirates kidnapped 14 fishermen from the Bay of Bengal under Kalapara upazila of Patuakhali on Tuesday. Local people ...
Bay of Bengal landscape

Bangladesh cuts piracy by 70%

Chittagong no longer listed as high risk. Bangladesh cuts 70% piracy at Bay of Bengal with US support Bangladeshi and American maritime partnership has made the Bay of Bengal “more secure”, the ...
Bay of Bengal landscape

Bangladesh no longer pirate prone

PM looks to build on blue economy.  'Bangladesh no longer in pirate prone countries' Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said journey in the sea route is safe now as Bangladesh is no ...
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Piracy justifies Myanmar oil terminal

Regional security concerns highlight Chinese investment. Piracy surge justifies China’s investment in Myanmar oil terminal Written by Gordon Brown China’s strategic investment in an oil transhipment terminal on the Myanmar coast at Kyaukphyu and ...

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