Maritime Piracy

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Name: Maritime Piracy
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 43 mins ago - 5 reports

Pirates plunder oil tanker off Malaysia coast - Asia-Pacific

Armed pirates have raided a Singapore-owned oil tanker off the coast of Malaysia, taking three crew members and pumping millions of litres of diesel fuel over several hours. Six pirates in a speedboat boarded the Naninwa Maru early on Wednesday off the ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 43 mins ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

XINHUA - (Special for CAFS) Benin ends operation to fight against maritime piracy

(Special for CAFS) Benin ends operation to fight against maritime piracyContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.COTONOU, April 22 (Xinhua) -- The Beninese government has decided to end "Operation Prosperity" that was meant to fight against piracy in the country's ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 22 2014]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

China holds multi-country maritime exercises

A Pakistani naval vessel opens to the public as part of activities linked to the 14th annual meeting of the Western Pacific Naval Symposium which kicked off in Qingdao, Shandong province, on April 20. (Photo / Peng Yining,chinadaily.com.cn)QINGDAO - ... [Published China Daily Asia - 4 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

TCG Gallipoli returned home

Serving for the past five months in the Gulf of Aden, the Indian Ocean, the Arabian Sea and off the coasts of Somalia as part of the NATO multinational task force against piracy, TCG Gallipoli Frigate arrived at Aksaz Navy Base on Tuesday. ... [Published Turkish Radio and Television - 20 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

David Cameron challenged to justify arms sale to Sri Lanka

Sir John Stanley, chairman of the arms export control committee. Photograph: Martin Argles for the Guardian David Cameron must explain why the government has allowed machine guns and assault rifles to be exported to Sri Lanka despite his recent ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - 22 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Pirates Show Both Themselves to Merchant Ship and the Value of Armed Security Teams

Miscreants Again Shy Away When Faced with Armed ResponseGULF OF ADEN – Following our report of pirate activity in the Strait of Bab el-Mandeb in late March it seems that caution and observation are the watchwords for vessels transiting the narrows at ... [Published Handy Shipping Guide - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Dryad Maritime’s Karen Jacques nominated for prestigious industry award

Karen Jacques, Chief Operating Officer at Dryad Maritime – the maritime intelligence provider based in Portsmouth, UK – has been shortlisted to win a prestigious Freight Transport Association (FTA) Everywoman in Transport & Logistics Award.The national ... [Published Ship Management International - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Allianz SE : Number of the week: 50 million cars

Number of the week: 50 million carsAllianz is the world's leading auto insurer. Around 50 million cars are insured at Allianz. We cooperate with more than 40 car brands in over 20 countries. This makes Allianz a leading auto insurer across the world. ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Pakistani Navy detains suspected pirates

22 Apr 2014A skiff was detained by the Pakistani Navy under the suspicion of conducting piracy activity in its waters near Gwadar.The navy was alerted after a bulk carrier reported to UK Maritime Trade Operation and headed towards the Pakistani coast ... [Published Safety At Sea International - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Oil is treasure as African piracy shifts west

Pirates surrender to a NATO counter-piracy task force (Photo: Official U.S. Navy Page via Flickr). The Kerala cargo vessel loaded with 60,000 tons of diesel on January 18 was an easy target for pirates lurking in the waters off West Africa. After ... [Published Foreign Policy BlogsForeign Policy Blogs | The ... - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Russia, Pakistan Discuss Joint Naval Drills Expected This Week

MOSCOW, April 21 (RIA Novosti) – Russian and Pakistani naval representatives have discussed the possibility of joint exercises, which could be held as early as this week, a Russian military spokesman told RIA Novosti Monday.A detachment of Russia’s Pacific ... [Published Russia Profile - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 2 reports

New Gulf of Aden pirate attack reported

20 Apr 2014An on-board ship security team has fended off a fresh attack by suspected Somali pirates, according to the IMB piracy reporting centre. On 17 April five armed pirates approached an unnamed bulker in the Gulf of Aden. The alarm was raised and ... [Published Safety At Sea International - Apr 21 2014]

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...the Naninwa Maru early on Wednesday off the coast of west Malaysia, Maritime Police Commander Abdul Aziz Yusof told the Reuters news agency.  "We are doing a thorough investigation. We have ruled out kidnapping because no ransom demand has been made" said Abdul Rahim Abdullah, Malaysia
"As China's military presence and projection increases, it will want to have these kind of (port) arrangements in place, just as the U S does" said Ian Storey, a regional security expert at Singapore's Institute of South East Asian Studies
"London 2012 was a turning point in the history of the Paralympics: The joy at all the athletes' successes took center stage for everyone. This spirit is what makes Paralympic sports truly unique and I hope that this sprit is carried on in Sochi. Allianz wishes all Paralympians lots of fun and success" says Joe Gross, head of market management for Allianz SE
...Mikal Phillips, Mason's commanding officer. "This crew was extremely well prepared mentally, physically, and emotionally for the entire range of operations they faced."

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Pirates plunder oil tanker off Malaysia coast -... [Published DailyMe.Com - 43 mins ago]
“Yemen key to CMF future success”: CMF Commande... [Published Combined Maritime Forces - 2 hours ago]
Chinese navy, constructive force in building ha... [Published China Military Online - 3 hours ago]
China holds multi-country maritime exercises [Published China Daily Asia - 4 hours ago]
Pirates plunder oil tanker off Malaysia coast [Published Al Jazeera - 5 hours ago]
US to help enhance anti-terror capacity [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - 5 hours ago]
Japanese Tanker Raided in Malacca Strait [Published Tempo.co - 6 hours ago]
Convoy Escorts... [Published Pipeline & Gas Journal - 6 hours ago]
Govt to tackle grey areas in transport bills [Published The Guardian Nigeria - 10 hours ago]
Pirates raid Japanese oil tanker off Malaysia, ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 11 hours ago]
Pirates raid Japanese oil tanker off Malaysia, ... [Published Reuters - 11 hours ago]
Search for MH370 reveals a military vulnerabili... [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - 12 hours ago]
MAAP, US University sign accord on dev’t of mar... [Published Manila Bulletin - 16 hours ago]
Search for MH370 reveals a military vulnerabili... [Published TrustMedia - 16 hours ago]
President Vladimir Putin announces first shipme... [Published Teatro Naturale International - 18 hours ago]
Dimension of Bangla-US security dialogue in Dhaka [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - 19 hours ago]
TCG Gallipoli returned home [Published Turkish Radio and Television - 20 hours ago]
David Cameron challenged to justify arms sale t... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - 22 hours ago]
Pirates Show Both Themselves to Merchant Ship a... [Published Handy Shipping Guide - Apr 22 2014]
XINHUA - (Special for CAFS) Benin ends operatio... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 22 2014]
Dryad Maritime’s Karen Jacques nominated for pr... [Published Ship Management International - Apr 22 2014]
Allianz SE : Number of the week: 50 million cars [Published 4 Traders - Apr 22 2014]
Pakistani Navy detains suspected pirates [Published Safety At Sea International - Apr 22 2014]
What does ensuring SADC's maritime security mea... [Published Polity.org.za - Apr 22 2014]
USS Mason Returns from Deployment [Published Navy News Stand - Apr 21 2014]
AFRICOM Expands Operations And Strengthens Coop... [Published Modern Ghana - Apr 21 2014]
US Defense Firms Eye International Opportunitie... [Published Satellite Today - Apr 21 2014]
Oil is treasure as African piracy shifts west [Published Foreign Policy BlogsForeign Policy Blogs | The ... - Apr 21 2014]
Obangame Express 2014 Participants Conclude In-... [Published Navy News Stand - Apr 21 2014]
Ahoy here, it's a fun pirate day [Published Northwest Tasmania Advocate - Apr 21 2014]
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“Yemen key to CMF future success”: CMF Commande... [Published Combined Maritime Forces - 2 hours ago]
Following Yemen’s official acceptance of membership to the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) in December 2013, the Commander and Deputy Commander of CMF welcomed senior naval representatives from Yemen to CMF’s headquarters in Bahrain, on the occasion of ...
David Cameron challenged to justify arms sale t... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - 22 hours ago]
Sir John Stanley, chairman of the arms export control committee. Photograph: Martin Argles for the Guardian David Cameron must explain why the government has allowed machine guns and assault rifles to be exported to Sri Lanka despite his recent ...
Oil is treasure as African piracy shifts west [Published Foreign Policy BlogsForeign Policy Blogs | The ... - Apr 21 2014]
Pirates surrender to a NATO counter-piracy task force (Photo: Official U.S. Navy Page via Flickr). The Kerala cargo vessel loaded with 60,000 tons of diesel on January 18 was an easy target for pirates lurking in the waters off West Africa. After ...
Japan and Korea: Friends at Sea – The National ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Apr 20 2014]
Editor’s Note: TNI has teamed up with Japan-ROK Working Group at the Pacific Forum CSIS in order to preview its upcoming report focused on improving bilateral relations through targeted engagement on a range of areas. The “Japan-ROK Series” will feature ...
Japan and Korea: Friends at Sea – The National ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Apr 19 2014]
Editor’s Note: TNI has teamed up with Japan-ROK Working Group at the Pacific Forum CSIS in order to preview its upcoming report focused on improving bilateral relations through targeted engagement on a range of areas. The “Japan-ROK Series” will feature ...
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EU Naval Force And Chinese Navy Warships Work T... [Published Vimeo / EU Naval Force - Somalia's videos - Mar 31 2014]
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Singapore Media Companies Announce New Collabor... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 06 2013]
The Maritime Security Market 2013-2023 - Piracy... [Published Auto & Transportation - Nov 28 2013]
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