Tag Archive: piracy
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Protecting the vast waters of Indonesia

As yesterday's hijacking demonstrates, sea lane security is crucial. Protecting the vast waters  of Indonesia Kresno Buntoro, Lecturer at Indonesia Defense University, Jakarta The new government has to design a national system of ...
Worrying Surge in Piracy in Gulf of Guinea

Piracy Update: West Africa, SE Asia

Crew kidnap in West Africa and tanker hijacked off Indonesia. Piracy Update: West Africa, South East Asia We have been informed of two noteworthy incidents in the last 24 hours which continue ...
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A Free Pass for Drug Traffickers at Sea

Antipiracy patrols dump tons of heroin and other drugs overboard—but have to let the bad guys go. A Free Pass for Drug Traffickers at Sea By YURY FEDOTOV The Combined Maritime Forces is a ...
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Fishing Without Nets gets trailer

Sundance winner prepares for release. Award-Winning Somali Piracy Drama-Thriller 'Fishing without Nets' Gets a Trailer, Poster + Release Dates The acclaimed feature tells the story of a young Somali lured into the ...
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Sri Lanka, China sign marsec deal

Deal to enhance security and cooperation.  Sri Lanka, China clinches defence cooperation and maritime security deal Sri Lanka and China on Tuesday clinched defence and maritime security cooperation deal with Colombo pledging to ...
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Iranian Navy thwarts pirate attack

Iranian Navy claim to have seen off pirates in Gulf of Aden. Iranian Warships Repel Pirates' Attacks on Chinese Cargo Ship in High Seas TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Navy warships rescued a Chinese ...
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Albedo Survivors Helped by their Govt.

Former MV Albedo hostages receiving financial help. Bangladeshi Albedo Survivors Helped by their Govt. By Joseph R. Fonseca Yesterday, 16th September 2014, Chirag Bahri, MPHRP's Regional Director for South Asia, attended a ceremonial ...
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Enhance security, promote Blue Economy

Maritime security is a key element for the ocean economy to grow Enhance maritime security to promote Blue Economy Seychelles and Mauritius, two islands in the Indian Ocean with a vast maritime ...
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US set to join ReCAAP

America to become 20th member of ReCAAP. Look out, Asian pirates: US set to enter the fight Ted Kemp In a sign of how seriously the United States is taking a growing maritime ...
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SHADE meeting opens in Bahrain

Naval forces and NGOs meet to discuss piracy threat.  Delegates meet to discuss the international counter-piracy effort Representatives from around the world have come together in Bahrain to discuss the ongoing fight ...

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