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  1. Ramaphosa approves Op Copper extension

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    President Cyril Ramaphosa has approved the extension of the anti-piracy Operation Copper in the Mozambique Channel for another year. In a letter dated 28 March 2018 and sent to the Chairperson of ...
    Friday, 20 April 2018
  2. RMS St Helena turned into anti-piracy armoury

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    RMS St. Helena Britain’s last working postal ship was for almost three decades the main source of contact between one of humanity’s remotest islands and the outside world. Now the ship, cherished ...
    Wednesday, 18 April 2018
  3. Somalia's Puntland region asks UAE to stay as Gulf split deepens

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    ... which runs an anti-piracy training centre there and is developing the main port. The central government in Mogadishu last year criticised Puntland for taking sides in the Gulf dispute. Qatar’s ally Turkey ...
    Tuesday, 17 April 2018
  4. Thought leader: Integrated maritime solutions will save authorities billions

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    ... Africa. However, these strengthening port developments also result in the unwelcomed external threats of piracy, and the internal threats of staff fraud and mismanagement. On the West Coast, ...
    Tuesday, 17 April 2018
  5. Nigeria and Turkey sign military training agreement

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    Nigeria has signed a military training agreement with Turkey covering anti-piracy, humanitarian aid, peacekeeping support and other areas. According to Turkey’s Official Gazette, published on 2 ...
    Thursday, 12 April 2018
  6. Pirate attacks escalate in Gulf of Guinea

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    A surge in armed attacks against ships around West Africa is pushing up global levels of piracy and armed robbery at sea, the International Chamber of Commerce's International Maritime Bureau (IMB) warns. ...
    Wednesday, 11 April 2018
  7. USS Mount Whitney visits Senegal

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ... and Senegal share an interest in security of the seas, which helps counter problems such as trafficking of people and illegal material, oil bunkering, drug trade, illegal fishing, and piracy, the US Navy ...
    Monday, 09 April 2018
  8. New Tunisian offshore patrol vessel arrives

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    ... counter piracy, counter-drug operations, anti-mining warfare (AMW), search-and-rescue (SAR) etc. The Multi-Mission Bay is also equipped with a nine metre RHIB (rigid-hulled inflatable boat), which can ...
    Monday, 09 April 2018
  9. ISS: Climate change is feeding armed conflict in Somalia

    Category: Security/Human Security

    ... of civil war, famine, desertification, piracy, political fragmentation and terrorism. Although the conflict has many underlying causes, one factor that remains poorly understood is climate change. ...
    Friday, 06 April 2018
  10. Nigerian FPB 110 patrol boats to arrive soon

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ... day endurance. Once delivered, they will be used to improve maritime security off Nigeria, with an emphasis on piracy and maritime crime. Ocea has delivered a number of other vessels to Nigeria, ...
    Thursday, 05 April 2018

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