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  1. Migrants rescued by Tunisian navy

    Category: Security/Border Security

    Tunisia’s navy rescued almost 100 migrants from a sinking boat off its southeast coast hours after eight people being smuggled to Europe drowned in the same stretch of water. The incidents coincided ...
    Wednesday, 18 October 2017
  2. More migrant bodies recovered by Tunisian navy

    Category: Security/Border Security

    Tunisia’s navy recovered 26 more Tunisian migrant bodies after a boat sank last week in a collision with a navy vessel, bringing the death toll from the incident to 34. It has caused anger in Tunisia ...
    Tuesday, 17 October 2017
  3. Pirates still active off Nigeria

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    ... the coast of Nigeria. “In general, all waters in and off Nigeria remain risky, despite intervention in some cases by the Nigerian Navy. We advise vessels to be vigilant,” said Pottengal Mukundan, ...
    Tuesday, 17 October 2017
  4. French frigate Floreal damaged by Durban storm

    Category: Sea/Sea

    The French Navy’s surveillance frigate FS Floreal, docked in the port of Durban, was damaged by the recent storm in KwaZulu-Natal, which resulted in a cargo ship colliding with the vessel. The frigate ...
    Tuesday, 17 October 2017
  5. Tunisian navy recovers 10 more bodies after boat collision

    Category: Security/Border Security

    Tunisia’s navy said on Sunday it recovered 10 more bodies of Tunisian migrants who drowned when their boat sank last week in a collision with a navy vessel off the country’s coast, bringing the death toll ...
    Monday, 16 October 2017
  6. UK provides regional training in the protection of marine resources

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    ... at various locations internationally, with longer-duration UK-based courses also available. Lieutenant Commander Ted Bath (Royal Navy) was the Lead Instructor for the most recent South African Regional ...
    Monday, 16 October 2017
  7. Libya questioned over stopping migrants

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ... Council of Europe said it wrote to the Italian government a day after an Italian navy ship helped Libya’s coastguard as it headed off 228 migrants. The coastguard later brought the refugees back to Libya. ...
    Thursday, 12 October 2017
  8. South African defence industry facing tough times, needs to work together

    Category: Industry/Industry

    ... Navy. It costs several million rand for companies to bid on Project Biro and it hurts when the tenders get cancelled, he said. Looking forward, Mills said if current trends continue then in ...
    Thursday, 12 October 2017
  9. 22 Squadron douses fire in Camps Bay

    Category: Aerospace/Military Helicopters

    ... to Simon’s Town following a call for assistance from the SA Navy. Between January 6 and 16 the squadron flew just on 94 hours, dropping 2.7 million litres of water.   ...
    Thursday, 12 October 2017
  10. Benghazi “hell” recalled by CIA official

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    ... in Libya by a team of US military and FBI officials and taken to the United States aboard a Navy vessel. The charges he faces include murder and providing material support to terrorists. Prosecutors ...
    Wednesday, 11 October 2017