Nigeria in piracy swoop

Unfortunately, the legislation to prosecute them still hasn’t been passed. Navy arrests 40 for alleged piracy The Navy said yesterday that it had arrested 40 Continue Reading »

November 20, 2018
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Iran waves sabre

Iran’s response to US sabre-rattling is to point at its own sword. Iran to Maintain Naval Presence on High Seas – Commander In recent years, Continue Reading »

November 19, 2018
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Spotting China subs

PLAN continue to claim use for ‘counter piracy’ reasons. Decoding Chinese submarine ‘sightings’ in South Asia ABHIJIT SINGH Last month, the Indian navy spotted a Continue Reading »

November 16, 2018
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Kenya CG takes shape

Coast Guard begins to take shape. Brigadier Vincent Loonena to head Kenya Coast Guard Service By Grace Gichuhi Brigadier Vincent Naisho Loonena is the new Continue Reading »

November 15, 2018
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Worrying Somalia UN Report

A report submitted to the UN paints a worrying picture of dormant piracy off Somalia. Off Somalia: pirate action groups are only dormant Five important Continue Reading »

November 15, 2018
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IMO, GMA port security workshop

Continuing efforts to improve security. Workshop on ‘encouraging effective self-auditing of security of ports’ launched in Accra The Ghana Maritime Authority in collaboration with the Continue Reading »

November 14, 2018
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Common command for IONS?

Information sharing and command clarity could speed up responses. IONS nations moot common military command Representatives of the participating navies of the 32 Indian Ocean Continue Reading »

November 14, 2018
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Indo, India strategic ties

Region tries to keep China in check. India, Indonesia Tighten Relations After Sabang Port Deal With Bilateral Naval Exercise The India-Indonesia relations has been upgraded Continue Reading »

November 14, 2018
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More GoG attacks

Pirates currently holding 23 crew hostage in region. Pirates Attack LNG Carrier in Gulf of Guinea On November 6, pirates pursued and fired on an Continue Reading »

November 13, 2018
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Indian Navy in weapons seizure

Boat and suspects later released. Indian Navy ship seizes arms and ammunition off Somali coast An Indian Navy ship has seized arms and ammunition off the Somali coast, Continue Reading »

November 13, 2018
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