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2 hrs ago | Independent.ie
Sir Mark Lyall Grant, Britain's UN ambassador, has circulated a draft resolution calling on the 193 UN member states "to prevent terrorists from benefiting directly or indirectly from ransom payments" Britain is urging the United Nations Security Council to adopt a resolution calling on all countries not to pay ransoms to kidnappers who use the ... (more)
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10 hrs ago | Hispanic Business
Admiral Sayyari noted that the 28th Flotilla comprises Alborz destroyer, Bandar Abbas helicopter-carrier warship and the Tareq-class submarine, Younes, and added, "This flotilla will berth in sophisticated technology in the naval industry, saying "The most complicated technology of world's military equipment belongs to submarines."
Some 160 sea pirates from various countries continue to remain in Indian jails as their governments have not made any efforts for their return.
A judge has delayed the trial over a lawsuit filed after Somali pirates took over a U.S. cargo ship in 2009.
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The 29-year-old from Whitley Bay will have to wait until the New Year before he can see his family and his girlfriend Amber.
New Delhi: Calling for regularisation of private maritime security ships, Indian Navy chief Admiral D.K. Joshi Tuesday warned that such "floating armouries" may lead to more 26/11-like attacks.
This handout picture released by French Sea-Tankers group shows the tanker ship Gascogne which has been hijacked off Ivory Coast, port authority officials in the economic capital Abidjan confirmed on February 4, 2013.
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Dallas, TX December 02, 2013 Maritime security is critical as it protects the nation's security.
Mobile County Circuit Judge Michael A. Youngpeter postponed the case because attorneys for crew members of the Maersk Alabama are entering mediation talks this month with lawyers for the shipping companies, a court official said.
Somalia's Parliament ousted the country's Prime Minister in a vote of no confidence Monday after a dispute between him and the President over Cabinet picks.
An Alabama judge has delayed the trial over a lawsuit filed after Somali pirates took over a U.S. cargo ship in 2009.
Anne Mie Roer Jensen, the Danish Greenpeace activist who was released from a Russian prison on November 20, gave her first interview yesterday, in which she told the DR news programme '21 Sndag' that the Russian Coast Guard kidnapped the crew of the Arctic Sunrise.
Pirates wielding rocket-propelled grenades and AK-47s have prompted Japan to ease a samurai-era ban on civilians carrying guns, allowing guards on locally registered oil tankers to be armed for the first time.