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piracy - News Archive

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  1. Iranian fishermen released by Somali pirates

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    ... embassy in Somalia and pirates. Pirate activity off East Africa doubled in 2017 compared to the previous year, Oceans Beyond Piracy (OBP) said last month, indicating that Somali criminal networks ...
    Thursday, 14 June 2018
  2. Seychelles cancels agreement for the establishment of Indian naval base

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    ... Vidaud said the French could train local forces in maritime security operations in order to secure the borders and the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) against piracy, kidnappings, drug trafficking and transnational ...
    Thursday, 14 June 2018
  3. Feature: SANDF outlines threats, priorities

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has revealed its short and long term priorities, including border safeguarding, anti-piracy patrol and continental peacekeeping, which it aims to pursue ...
    Tuesday, 12 June 2018
  4. 100 days to Africa Aerospace and Defence 2018

    Category: Industry/Industry

    ... industrial capability, which is an integral part of any country’s ability to defend its sovereignty.” Msimang said that Africa is facing regional challenges that include conflict, piracy and poaching ...
    Tuesday, 12 June 2018
  5. Seychelles and France enhance military cooperation

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    ... discussed ways to enhance cooperation in fight against of drug traffics, terrorism, illegal fishing and piracy in the region. This will work through enhanced intelligence sharing, the provision of French ...
    Thursday, 07 June 2018
  6. Nigeria’s Homeland orders sixth Damen 3307 Patrol vessel

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ... such as deterring and intervening in piracy attacks - Homeland is approved and registered by the Government of Nigeria to provide private maritime security services. Additionally, it will carry out crew ...
    Thursday, 07 June 2018
  7. Navy, Defence acknowledges it is in danger of sinking

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... the South African Air Force, has been involved in anti-piracy patrols in the Mozambican Channel under Operation Copper since the SAS Mendi commenced patrols in 2011. The SA Navy also conducts maritime ...
    Tuesday, 05 June 2018
  8. Piracy off West Africa remains high

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    Piracy remains at elevated levels in West African waters, with 97 incidents recorded in 2017, including an increase in successful kidnappings compared to the previous year. This is according to ...
    Wednesday, 30 May 2018
  9. Piracy grew off East Africa in 2017

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    ... Beyond Piracy (OBP), in it’s The State of Maritime Piracy 2017 report, said that for 2017 it recorded a total of 54 incidents in the Western Indian Ocean Region, an increase of 100 percent from 2016, which ...
    Tuesday, 29 May 2018
  10. Algeria orders Project 22160 patrol vessels from Russia

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ... on each side of the vessel and a helicopter hangar can accommodate a medium sized rotorcraft. Missions include maritime patrol, exclusive economic zone protection, anti-piracy, counter-terrorism, ...
    Tuesday, 29 May 2018

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