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RI, Japan to launch forum on maritime security

Defence cooperation pact welcomed.  RI, Japan to launch high-level forum on maritime security Japan and Indonesia agreed Monday to launch a high-level bilateral “maritime forum” to expand cooperation in ensuring security at ...
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US Navy Chief stirs hornet’s nest

Vice Admiral Robert Thomas urges countries in the region to form a combined maritime force to monitor disputed waters with China. US Navy Chief stirs hornet’s nest on South China Sea Shane ...
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Strengthening Nigeria’s Sea Power

New ships to boost operational capability. Strengthening Nigeria's Sea Power Chiemelie Ezeobi writes that with the recent acquisition and commissioning of four naval warships by the Nigerian Navy, Nigeria’s rising sea power ...
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Maritime charities appeal for Seaman Guard Ohio crew

Crew now held for over 500 days.  Maritime charities appeal for action for MV Seaman Guard Ohio crew Indian authorities acting unlawfully with continued detention of MV Seaman Guard Ohio crew: maritime charities appeal ...
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GCC to form joint maritime security force

Regional force to combat threats.  GCC to form joint maritime security force By Courtney Trenwith The six Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) state members have agreed to set up a joint maritime security force and ...
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Controversy over floating armories

Row over AGMS continues.  Controversy over floating armories By  Kishani Samaraweera Floating armory discovered in the Galle Harbor made headlines since several allegations were made regarding its legality. However, Leader of the House, ...
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CMF meets Royal Navy of Oman

Meetings held to discuss regional security. Commander CTF-152 discusses Maritime Security challenges in The Gulf with the Royal Navy of Oman Captain Suliman Al-Enazi from the Royal Saudi Naval Forces, in his ...
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Japan and India’s Warming Defense Ties

A response to China's push into the Indian Ocean. Japan and India's Warming Defense Ties From defense sales to joint exercises, Tokyo and New Delhi are expanding the scope of military cooperation. By Mina ...
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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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Strangers Responsible for Oil Theft

Oil theft a major national issue. Strangers Responsible for Oil Theft in Bayelsa - Traditional Ruler By Chris Eze Yenagoa — Chairman of Bayelsa State Council of traditional rulers, King Alfred Diete Spiff, ...

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