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piracy - News Archive

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  1. Innovation is key to African maritime security - Paramount

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    ... about piracy? To complicate matters, not all African militaries possess equally proficient intelligence-sharing technologies and expertise. “Overcoming this issue is critical for African coastal ...
    Thursday, 18 January 2018
  2. Nigeria’s Homeland receives fourth Damen patrol vessel

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ... Guardian adds significantly to its ability to meet its goal of providing turnkey security services that include deterrence of and intervention in piracy attacks, so as to make the offshore environment ...
    Friday, 12 January 2018
  3. Maritime piracy and armed robbery hits 22 year low in 2017 – IMB

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    A total of 180 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported to the International Chamber of Commerce’s (ICC) International Maritime Bureau (IMB) in 2017, according to the latest IMB ...
    Thursday, 11 January 2018
  4. Navy cancels popular Navy Festival

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ... displays, demonstrations (including air/sea rescue, anti-piracy demonstrations, Gun Run with its loud explosions, protection force, etc.), canon firings, tug rides, food stalls and opportunities for the ...
    Wednesday, 10 January 2018
  5. Nine years of counter-piracy ops off the Horn of Africa

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    This month (December) marks the ninth anniversary of EU Naval Force Somalia’s Operation Atalanta, the specialist counter- piracy operation in the Gulf of Aden and the Somali Basin. The anniversary ...
    Tuesday, 12 December 2017
  6. Maintenance delays and operational defects impact on Navy sea time

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ...  “South Africa’s maritime borders were effectively defended, protected and secured by means of patrols in the Mozambique Channel in the prevention of maritime piracy activities. Two frigates and a ...
    Tuesday, 12 December 2017
  7. Reported unauthorized use of Djiboutian range fuels speculation on China’s African intentions

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    ... at the Islands Society. This article is derived from his ongoing doctoral research on counter-piracy operations off the Horn of Africa and Southern Arabia.  ...
    Monday, 27 November 2017
  8. The Expansion of the Japan Self-Defense Force Base in Djibouti

    Category: Joint/Logistics

    ... operations. The Japan Self-Defense Force Base in Djibouti was specifically designed to support counter-piracy operations in the immediate vicinity of the Gulf of Aden. The primary function of the ...
    Friday, 24 November 2017
  9. Six suspected pirates nabbed off east African coast

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    ... Basin, an area known for piracy incidents,” the EU counter-piracy operation based off the Horn of Africa said in a statement. “Rocket propelled grenades were fired at both the container ship and the ...
    Monday, 20 November 2017
  10. China begins construction of Mauritanian landing ship

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ... commissioned into service two Chinese offshore patrol vessels for surveillance and the prevention of illegal fishing, piracy, and trafficking. They are named Gorgol (P 632) and Timbedra (P 631) after two ...
    Friday, 17 November 2017

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