Maritime Piracy

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Name: Maritime Piracy
First reported 21 mins ago - Updated 21 mins ago - 1 reports

Comesa, EU team up against piracy

Lusaka - The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) and the European Union have teamed up to fight piracy on products and other goods and services.The two economic blocs recently launched a 5.4-million Euro programme to promote regional ... [Published Southern Times Africa - 21 mins ago]
First reported 37 mins ago - Updated 30 mins ago - 2 reports

Morning Must Reads: September 22

The early morning sun rises behind the US Capitol Building in Washington, DC. Mark Wilson—Earth’s Most Dangerous WatersThe world’s most perilous seas for piracy, as the U.N. recently declared, aren’t the waters of the West Indian Ocean, where young Somali ... [Published Time - 30 mins ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Asian shipowners call for government action on piracy

Asian shipowners have called for action by governments on piracy in West Africa and Southeast Asia.The Asian Shipowners Forum (ASF) Safe Navigation & Environment Committee (SNEC) expressed “great concern” over 17 incidents in Southeast Asia of small tankers ... [Published Seatrade Global - 9 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

China, Iran to Conduct Joint Naval Exercises

TEMPO.CO , Jakarta - Two Chinese naval destroyers have docked at Bandar Abbas port in Southern Iran.The docking of the destroyers marked the first such visit in the history of both countries - a sign of renewed relations between China and Iran, according ... [Published Tempo.co - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Iran, Naval Exercise, China
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

For the first time ever: China and Iran begin joint naval exercises

Iranian and Chinese naval vessels are beginning joint drills focusing on "relief and rescue operations" in the Persian Gulf for the first time ever.© U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. EvansAircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson ... [Published Sott.net - 6 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

World in brief: 22nd September 2014

Tory PM Key wins poll for 3rd termNew Zealand: Conservative Prime Minister John Key won the general elec-Tion at the weekend for his third term in office.“This is a victory for those who refused to be distracted and who knew that a vote for National was ... [Published Morning Star Online - 12 hours ago]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

West African piracy remains a big threat - US Watchblog

Arghh, matey! September 19 may be International Talk Like a Pirate Day, but modern pirates continue to threaten commercial shipping lanes and fishing boats, particularly along the coasts of Africa. In 2014, we assessed the problem of piracy and the U.S. ... [Published TNT News - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 2 reports

Iran, China to conduct joint naval drills

Chinese warships docked in an Iranian port Saturday as Beijing and Tehran prepared to conduct a series of joint naval drills.“Discussing and studying the two countries’ naval relief and rescue operations and drills, confronting sea incidents and accidents ... [Published The Times Of Israel - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Chinese fleet docks at Bandar Abbas

Araqchi urges end to arms supply to ISILKerry: Iran has ‘role’ in fighting ISIL terroristsIranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi said the Takfiri threat ends when those backing the ISIL terrorists stop their support for them.Speaking at a meeting ... [Published Iran Daily - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 5 reports

Iranian Navy Rescues Chinese Vessel In Gulf Of Aden

TEHRAN, Sept 18 (Bernama) -- Iranian naval forces rescued a Chinese container vessel attacked by pirates in the Gulf of Adan on Wednesday morning, Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) reported.The ship was heading towards the Indian Ocean from Singapore ... [Published Bernama - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 4 reports

SAARC Home Ministers', officers to discuss counter-terrorism, piracy steps in Kathmandu

The sixth meeting of the South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation (SAARC) Home Ministers and secretaries of interior, home and immigration authorities will be held here from today.The meeting is expected to focus on issues like suppression of ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 3 reports

Piracy up by a fourth: Philippines CG

Increase in attacks on fishing vessels, several killed. Philippine maritime piracy up by a fourth, Coast Guard says By Alden M. Monzon PIRACY and armed robberies Continue Reading » ... [Published Maritime Security Review - Sep 16 2014]

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"Discussing and studying the two countries' naval relief and rescue operations and drills, confronting sea incidents and accidents, and gaining the necessary technical preparedness, are among the actions to be practiced with the Chinese army forces" Admiral Amir Hossein Azad, commander of Iran's First Naval Zone said Saturday, according to the FARS news agency
A Chinese fleet commander, Rear Adm. Huang Xinjian, said the visit was intended to "deepen mutual understanding, and to enhance exchanges between our two countries' navies."
"On the last day of their visit while leaving Iran, the Chinese warships will stage a joint drill inin line with mutual collaboration, and exchange of marine and technical information particularly in the field of aid and rescue" said Azad
"The meeting expressed commitment for combating terrorism, human trafficking, drugs smuggling, cyber crime and corruption, which are the common challenges facing the Saarc member countries" Nepal home minister Bam Dev Gautam said, addressing a press meet after the conclusion of the meet

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China, Iran to conduct joint naval drills in th... [Published Canberra Times - 13 hours ago]
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Iran, China to conduct joint naval drills [Published The Times Of Israel - Sep 20 2014]
India, China eye Indian Ocean control [Published Abu Dhabi National - Sep 20 2014]
China fleet docks at Iran port [Published Press tv - Sep 20 2014]
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India, China Quietly Struggle in Indian Ocean [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Sep 20 2014]
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Seagull Maritime responds on safety and security [Published Ship Management International - Sep 19 2014]
6th Saarc Home Ministers meet held in Nepal [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - Sep 19 2014]
Countries To Work Together Against Terrorism [Published MyRepublica.com - Sep 19 2014]
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