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New Nigerian policy on PMSCs?

Will Nigeria relax its current rules on PMSC use? Navy chief seeks new policy on private maritime security By Eugene Agha The Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) Vice Admiral Ibok Ekwe-Ibas has ...
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Trial date set for armed guards, crew

Misery continues for former Seaman Guard Ohio crew. US anti-piracy ship crew ordered to appear before Tuticorin court MADURAI: A judicial magistrate court in Tuticorin on Monday ordered 35 crew members of ...
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PMSCs illegally moving weapons

Concerns raised in Malaysia. Security firms ferrying arms illegally in M’sian waters Maritime security contractors are ferrying weapons and ammunition on board foreign vessels in Malaysian waters without prior approval, reported Berita ...
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Are PMSCs the answer for the Med?

The question is being asked… Faced with migrants and terrorists is private security the answer for Med shipping? By Charlie Bartlett from London As if it is not enough for shipping in the ...
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Pirates cite navy as deterrent

EUNAVFOR and NATO due to withdraw in late 2016. Prisoner survey notes international naval presence as the primary deterrent to pirates UNODC and OBP jointly conducted an informal survey of 66 Somali ...
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AdvanFort Brits to face trial

Move stuns defence team, devastates relatives. Six 'stranded' Britons face India weapons charge trial Six British men unable to leave India for the past two years despite charges against them being dropped ...
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Piracy: Response & Training Officers

As pirate attacks fall away in some regions, alternatives to armed guards are sought. The Need for Response & Training Officers Guest Article by: John Twiss MSyI Lies, damned lies and statistics. There ...
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The Decision to Stop Using Security Guards

Shipping companies eye the bottom line. The Decision to Stop Using Security Guards By Wendy Laursen It’s a subject that ship managers are reticent to talk about, but many are now thinking about when ...
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PMSC wins right to protect French ships

Prorisk International given green light to protect French merchant ships. PMSC wins right to protect French ships During the commission of the 12th of June 2015 presided by the SGMER, both companies ...
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New PMSC Solution in West Africa

Watchwood new services from Ghana. New Anti-Piracy PMSC Solution in Gulf of Guinea Press Release Exciting news for Security Service Requirements in the Gulf of Guinea – Complete Reliable Commercial Protection. Watchwood Resources Ltd ...

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