Tag: somali piracy

  • Focused Op planned

    New anti-piracy operation planned. CTF 152 Op Nawaf briefing to RFA Cardigan Bay Captain R. G. Anders, Commanding Officer RFA CARDIGAN BAY, hosted Captain Saleh Alfodary Kuwait Coast Guard, Commander […]

  • Gongs for Cheonghae unit

    The unit came into the spotlight after in 2011 following rescue of MV Samho Jewelry. ROK Navy’s anti-piracy Cheonghae unit gets prime minister’s award The Navy’s anti-piracy Cheonghae unit received […]

  • Somalia okays China fishing

    Move could spark conflicts at sea. Somalia grants fishing licenses to China Somali’s government has granted 31 fishing licenses to China. This is the first time that President Mohamed Abdullahi […]

  • New PLAN fleet for Gulf

    The PLAN’s deployments to the western Indian Ocean region continue. China Dispatches New Naval Fleet for Gulf of Aden Escort Mission By Ankit Panda On Sunday, the Chinese People’s Liberation Army […]

  • New Ops centre for Oman

    Joint Operations Centre and Maritime Security Centre should improve capability. Boost for SAF as Joint Operation Centre and Maritime Security Centre open A celebration was held at Muaskar Al Mortafa’ah […]

  • Somali piracy today

    Reporter spends time with EU NAVFOR. Somalia piracy: How foreign powers are tackling it Foreign navies have played a key role in curbing piracy off Somalia’s coast, writes the BBC’s […]

  • Iran debuts destroyer

    New ship deployed. Iran navy launches stealth warship in the Gulf DUBAI: Iran’s navy today launched a domestically made destroyer, which state media said has radar-evading stealth properties, as tensions […]

  • Yemen CG boost

    Coast Guard has 37 boats equipped with weapons, communication equipment and updated radar. Arab coalition hands Hadramout role to Yemen coast guard JEDDAH: The Arab coalition officially handed over responsibility for […]

  • Somalia: not so fast, Kenya

    Kenya and Somalia are currently engaged in maritime dispute. Somalia Refutes Kenya’s Claim That It Is Set to Sign Indian Ocean Security Deal Somalia’s Foreign Affairs Minister Ahmed Awad on […]

  • 43rd SHADE meeting held

    Updates on current piracy situation and maritime security overview. CMF and EU NAVFOR welcomes international delegates to 43rd SHADE conference On 20th and 21st November 2018, the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) co-chaired […]