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Nigeria's apex maritime regulatory authority, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency deployed satellite surveillance equipment to counter piracy in Nigerian waters.
Defence Minister Jonathan Coleman says a P3K-2 Orion has today left New Zealand to support international anti-piracy operations.
Local author and retired U.S. Navy Captain Bob Branco will present his Somali pirate thriller at an author event Wednesday, Aug. 13, at 6:30 p.m. at the Rockport Public Library, 1 Limerock St. Branco will talk about his new book, "Strike From the Deep," and in a slide show presentation relate a summary of his 25 years of Navy service in 42 ... (more)
Since 2010, there has been a steadily increasing trend of piracy attacks in Southeast Asia, according to a report released by UNITAR , with 150 separate incidents just from last year alone.
A poached elephant carcass in Bouba Ndjida National Park in Cameroon. Credit: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service via Wikimedia Commons What do child slavery in Ghana, Somali piracy and the illegal global ivory trade have in common? Their root causes can all be traced back to declining wildlife populations.
T he British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Andrew Pocock has reiterated that the British Government's offer of assistance to Nigeria in the rescue of the abducted Chibok girls does not involve deploying troops in Nigeria to assume any combat roles.
For two weeks only, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre swaps stage shows for the big screen as their eagerly awaited Film Season 2014 arrives on Monday August 11 and runs until Sunday August 23. In Week One, Jim Broadbent and Lindsay Duncan - whose performance won her Best Actress at the British Independent Film Awards - open this year's season with ... (more)
It's the first rule of dealing with terrorists: never negotiate with them. Especially not when they have a hostage.
You've caught Janet Monge at a rare moment when her purple reading glasses are down.
GoAGT escorted ships through some of the world's most dangerous seas, including off the coast of Somalia, pictured, where piracy is rife A MAJOR New Forest maritime security firm which protects ships from pirates has ceased trading, leaving dozens of its staff stranded around the globe.
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Market Research Reports.Biz includes new market research report "Global Homeland Security Market Outlook 2022: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast" to its huge collection of research reports.
The 27-year-old Somali native is now an American citizen and finds herself walking up Capitol Hill each day to work in the Senate.
Paul Gallagher is a reporter for the Independent and Independent on Sunday having joined the group in 2012.
Former Vice-Admiral and Commander-in-chief of the German Navy Hans-Joachim Stricker, President of the German Maritime Institute , believes that in terms of security the industry is headed in the right direction.
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