Tag Archive: pirate-attack
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New anti piracy camp in Eyl

Former pirate town now home to PMPF. Somalia: Puntland launches new counter Piracy camp in Eyl district Puntland’s Maritime police Chief Abdirisaq Diriye has laid foundation stone for a new Counter piracy ...
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Floating armouries deemed unsafe

Despite operating without incident for some time, report has concerns. Floating arsenals designed to protect shipping from pirates deemed unsafe Report warns that vessels full of weapons for hire are 'a danger ...
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Law returns to pirate grounds

Countries clamp down on IUU fishing and illegal acts.  Law returns to pirate hunting grounds Stephen Spark Coastguard operations in Somaliland and the Seychelles this week suggest countries previously plagued by piracy are ...
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Guns recovered from Nigerian pirates

LMG among weapons recovered.  Police Recover Machine Gun, Rifles From Sea Pirates In Rivers Men of the Rivers State police command, on Friday, recovered one general purpose machine gun (GPMG), one G3 ...
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India to sell OPVs to Sri Lanka?

Following sale of ship to Mauritius, Sri Lanka orders two OPVs. After Mauritius, India to export warships to Sri Lanka KOLKATA: India will now export two warships to Sri Lanka after delivering ...
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Pakistan Navy’s closer ties with Oman

Visit follows joint anti-piracy exercises. Pakistan Navy strengthens its relations with Oman Muscat: Strong ties between Oman and Pakistan were highlighted at a reception held to welcome the Pakistani Navy frigate, PNS Aslan, ...
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Suspected Torm pirates prosecuted

Despite compensation pay out, prosecution ongoing.  Suspected Torm pirates prosecuted Denmark gave prosecuting nine Somali pirates who were accused of trying to hijack Torm Kansas. But right now the nine pirates are ...
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PLA special forces revealed

Chinese media reveal make up of nations special forces. The PLA's special forces: secrets revealed China's state media has recently confirmed that the People's Liberation Army, the largest military force in the ...
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Gulf of Guinea: Pirate paradise

As Indian Ocean piracy diminishes, West Africa becomes focus. Gulf of Guinea: Africa's new pirate paradise By: Valérie Leroux (AFP) - A year after vowing to banish buccaneers from their waters, countries in ...
Seychelles police arrest 5 suspected pirates transferred by the French Naval ship Siroco on January 30, 2014 - See more at: http://www.seychellesnewsagency.com/articles/2007/Anti-piracy+fight+gains+momentum+as+Japan+and+Seychelles+sign+exchange+agreement#sthash.5kr3Bdkl.XNsrmkYr.dpuf

Seychelles, Japan in pirate transfer deal

Anti-piracy fight gains momentum as Japan and Seychelles sign exchange agreement By: John Lablache and Wanjohi Kabukuru A memorandum of understanding (MoU) between Japan and Seychelles covering the conditions of transfer of suspected pirates and seized ...

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