Tag Archive: pirate-attack
Over six tons of hashish found concealed onboard a dhow by HMAS Darwin’s boarding team.

HMAS Darwin leaves on a high!

Hugely successful tour with CTF-150 for Royal Australian Navy ship. HMAS Darwin leaves on a high! HMAS Darwin has completed her highly successful deployment to the Middle East in support of Combined ...
ITS MIMBELLI port visit to Dar es Salaam

NATO ship works with Tanzanian Navy

Visit to enhance cooperation and regional anti-piracy training.  NATO counter-piracy warship cooperates with the Tanzanian Navy Last week, NATO’s counter-piracy Operation OCEAN SHIELD warship ITS MIMBELLI concluded a port visit to Dar ...
EU_NAVFOR_LOGO

ESPS Navarra joins EU NAVFOR

Spanish vessel makes its second deployment with Operation Atalanta. Spanish frigate ESPS joins EU counter piracy forces off Somalia On Tuesday 22 July 2014 Spanish frigate ESPS Navarra joined the EU Naval ...
070905-N-6106R-352

India, Japan and US naval exercises

Maritime security cooperation crucial in the region. India, Japan and US naval ships to start joint exercises Tokyo: The US, India and Japan are set to kick off week-long war games in the ...
IMB

IMB issues mid-year piracy report

Concern over hijackings for cargo theft in SE Asia remains.  IMB reports worrying trend of small tanker hijacks in Southeast Asian waters The Piracy Reporting Centre (PRC) of the International Chamber of ...
Iranian Navy

Iran’s 31st Fleet sets sail

Country's navy continues anti-piracy mission, protecting assets.  Iran Dispatches New Flotilla to High Seas Iran’s Navy on Wednesday deployed its 31st fleet of warships to the international waters, a high-ranking commander announced. Iranian ...
Nigerian Pirates

Nigeria: Pirates, JTF in Gun Duel

Pirates attack oil rig, hoping to steal heavy weapons from patrol boat. Nigeria: Sea Pirates Engage JTF in Gun Duel BY OSA OKHOMINA Suspected sea pirates yesterday engaged a detachment of the marine ...
DHC-8. Image via Wikipedia

US air patrol helps Dominican Republic

Maritime surveillance patrols used in the fight against drug smugglers. U.S. deploys air patrol craft to help Dominican Republic Santo Domingo. - At the Dominican Government’s request the United States on Tuesday ...
Bayelsa Nigeria

Nigerian piracy: locals beg for help

Situation in riverine areas is becoming intolerable for locals. Piracy: Bayelsans beg government to declare state of emergency on waterways BY Samuel Oyadongha Yenagoa—Worried by the upsurge in attacks by pirates on marine ...
OPV

Court wants details on Sri Lanka deal

Legal challenge mounted to prevent sale of OPVs by India. Court wants details on Sri Lanka deal The Madras High Court Bench wants to know if the Indian Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) ...

Next Page »