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USS Fitzgerald Didn't Respond to Warnings before Collision?

USS Fitzgerald, a US Navy warship which collided with the Philippine-flagged containership ACX Crystal in Japanese ...

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UNSC Extends Inspection of Vessels off Libya

The United Nations Security Council reauthorized its member states on Monday to inspect vessels on the high seas ...

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Over a Ton of Heroin Seized aboard OSV off Turkey

Turkish security forces have seized one tonne and 71 kilograms of heroin on board an offshore supply ...

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Pirates Attack Navig8 Tanker in Gulf of Oman

A product tanker was approached and fired upon while underway around 103 nautical miles East of Muscat, Oman on ...

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Oil Tanker Fired Upon in Bab-el-Mandeb Strait

A Marshall Islands-flagged oil tanker was approached and fired upon by three men in a skiff in the southern ...

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Over 30 Migrants Die after Falling from Overcrowded Boat

Over thirty people drowned, including seven children, after an overcrowded wooden boat with approximately 750 ...

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Pirate Attack against Bulk Carrier Foiled in Gulf of Aden

The Liberian-flagged bulk carrier MV Lord Mountbatten was attacked by pirates on Tuesday, May 16 while under way ...

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Philippine Forces Rescue Cargo Ship from Pirates

The Philippine Coast Guard and Navy have thwarted a pirate attack on a freighter off Zamboanga del Norte, the ...

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New Search Areas Assigned for Missing Crew of Stellar Daisy

The Uruguayan Navy has designated new search areas for the missing crew of the ill-fated ship Stellar Daisy having ...

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Panamanian Tanker Attacked in Gulf of Aden

A Panamanian-flagged oil tanker Alheera was rescued by Chinese Navy from a pirate attack on Saturday, April 15 ...

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Car Carrier Catches Fire in English Channel

The US-flagged car carrier Honor caught fire in the English Channel in the early hours of Friday, February 24, ...

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1 Dead, 6 Missing After 2 Cargo Ships Sink off Philippines

One crewman died and six have been reported as missing following the sinking of two cargo vessels off the ...

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Crew Kidnappings Reach Decade High in 2016

More crew were kidnapped at sea in 2016 than in any of the previous 10 years, despite global piracy reaching its ...

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Crew Abductors Targeting Bigger Ships off Southeast Asia

The continued occurrence of incidents involving the abduction of crews from ships while underway in the ...

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18 Injured After Tanker Explodes in Manila Bay

Eighteen crew members suffered injuries after a product tanker caught fire and exploded in Manila Bay, the ...

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EU MEPs Make Waves with Call to Include Shipping into ETS

The European Parliament’s Environment Committee has called for the inclusion of maritime transport into the EU ...

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Sri Lanka Navy Breaks Up Protests at Hambantota Port

The Sri Lanka Navy was called in on Saturday, December 10, to intervene and free two merchant vessels which had ...

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Rolls-Royce Axes 800 More Jobs at Marine Business Unit

Rolls-Royce plans to lay off 800 more workers from it Marine business throughout 2016 and 2017 citing ...

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Update: Russia Identifies Merchant Ship Hijacked off Benin?

The merchant vessel believed to have been hijacked by pirates some 72 nautical miles off the coast of Cotonou, ...

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Robbers Ransack Boxship off Guinea

Six robbers armed with guns boarded and fired upon the duty crew on board a container ship at Conakry anchorage, ...

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Bahri Earns USCG QUALSHIP 21 Label

The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has announced the enrollment of its vessels in the United ...

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Stolt-Nielsen Buys Jo Tankers’ Chemical Operations Stolt-Nielsen Limited has agreed to acquire the chemical ...

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UK Sub Collides with Merchant Vessel off Gibraltar

The UK Royal Navy’s nuclear-powered submarine, HMS Ambush, collided with a merchant vessel off Gibraltar on ...

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Fincantieri Improves Shipbuilding Revenue

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri S.p.A. has recorded EUR 1.659 billion revenue coming from its shipbuilding segment ...

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Abu Sayyaf Abducts Malaysian Tugboat Crew

Filipino authorities have confirmed that the five crew members who were reported missing from the Malaysian tug ...

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ReCAAP Raises Red Flag over Crew Abductions in Asia

The number of piracy and armed robbery incidents in Asia during January-June 2016 has decreased by 64% compared to ...

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Last Week of May Deadliest in the Mediterranean Sea

Last week’s migrant death toll in the Mediterranean Sea is believed to be the biggest this year as 1,083 ...

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