Tag: America

  • US strategic partnership with India

    The US is looking for a long-term strategic partnerships with India as it has a tremendous capability to be a security guarantor in South Asia. US looking for strategic partnerships […]

  • Wrench in Maritime Drug Prosecutions

    America’s war on drugs overseas was dealt a heavy blow when the Court of Appeals called into question current US tactics in foreign territorial waters. Appeals Court Ruling Throws Wrench […]

  • America’s Pivot, Taiwan and Anti-Access

    Strong allies help weak allies who help themselves. That’s the message the Naval Diplomat will be conveying next Tuesday at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. America’s Pivot, Taiwan […]

  • Pacific Pivot Spikes Arms Sales

    As the region remains jittery following a year of maritime territorial disputes and nuclear rocket launches, American arms transfer agreements to Asia continue to boom. U.S. arms sales to Asia […]

  • Maritime bill targets terrorist states

    The United States wields a new tool in its effort to combat Iran: the Coast Guard bill. And though the legislation still sits on the president’s desk, it may already […]

  • An Island Dispute of Our Own

    It’s not quite the Senkakus, but Stephen Kelly highlights a long-festering territorial dispute between the United States and Canada: Machias Seal Island is a 20-acre, treeless lump that sits nearly […]

  • Terror Threat to Canadian Waterways

    OTTAWA — The U.S. government calculates there’s a low risk of terrorism against North American shipping, ports and along shared waterways, in contrast to a Canadian assessment of maritime security […]

  • Cutlass Express 2012 Kicks Off

    DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania (NNS) — Sailors and civilian maritime professionals from eight nations officially kicked-off exercise Cutlass Express 2012-2 (CE12-2) during pre-sail conferences in Djibouti, Djibouti; Port Louis, Mauritius; […]

  • Minister Cort engages in Bilateral Talks

    Antigua St. John’s – Minister of National Security, Sen. the Hon. Dr. Cort has held bilateral discussions over the past two days while at the 10th Conference of Defence Ministers […]

  • Piracy and Terrorism

    Two decades have passed since Americans last worried about instability in the Horn of Africa, today Americans and the international community are drawn back toward Somalia and her people as Islamic […]