Transformation of How Ports Operate Imminent

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Pirates Exchange Fire with Guards on board Cement Carrier

Armed guards deter pirates from boarding a cement carrier in the Gulf of Aden.

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Dutch Govt Looking into Bill on Armed Guards on board Ships

Dutch House of Representatives is debating a bill on the introduction of private security guards on board merchant ships.

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MT Barrett and Its 22 Crew Rescued from Pirates

MT Barrett and its 22 crew members have been released from captivity after a six-day ordeal.

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Pirates Kidnap MT Barrett's 22 Crew, Company Confirms

Union Maritime confirmed that MT Barrett's 22 crew members were kidnapped by pirates in the Gulf of Guinea on January 10.

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ReCAAP: Piracy Incidents in Asia Up 19 Pct

There was a 19 percent increase in the number of piracy incidents against ships in Asia reported in 2017.

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IMB: Piracy against Ships Drops to 22-Year Low in 2017

A total of 180 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported to IMB in 2017.

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Seychelles Charges Somali Pirates Detained in November

Six Somali nationals have been charged with 'committing an act of piracy' and 'attempting an act of piracy'.

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10 Bulker Crew Members Feared Kidnapped off Nigeria

Ten crew members of a bulk carrier are reported missing following a pirate attack off Brass, Nigeria.

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Video: Pirate Attack Caught on Camera

Pirate attack on a containership underway in the Gulf of Guinea on December 7 caught on camera.

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Kidnapped Captain of Royal 16 Found Dead

The captain of the Vietnamese-flagged bulk carrier Royal 16, kidnapped by pirates over a year ago, was found dead.

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56 Mariners Kidnapped in GoG in 2017

There have been 15 attacks against commercial ships within a 60 nautical miles radius of Bony Island over recent weeks.

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Number of Asian Piracy Incidents Drops Further

A total of 60 incidents were reported in Asia during January-October 2017, representing the lowest number in the ...

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Suspected Pirates Detained after More Attacks off Somalia

Six suspected pirates were detained following attacks on a 52,000 tonne containership and a fishing vessel, ...

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Ten Bulker Crew Members Saved from Pirates off Nigeria

Armed pirates boarded a drifting bulk carrier around 17 nautical miles south-southwest (SSW) off Bonny Island, ...

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Nigerian Pirates Free MV Demeter's Crew

The crew of the Liberia-flagged containership MV Demeter has been released by Nigerian pirates, the spokesman for ...

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Pirates Target Crude Oil Tanker off Nigeria

A crude oil tanker managed to escape pirate hands while sailing some 21 nautical miles South-Southwest of Bonny ...

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Armed Pirates Board Tanker off Indonesia

Five pirates armed with knives boarded an oil tanker, identified as GP T2, on Monday, October 30 while it was ...

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Breaking: Six Crew Kidnapped from Containership off Nigeria

Six crew members, including the captain, were kidnapped from the Liberian-flagged containership Demeter while the ...

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IMB: 121 Piracy Incidents Reported So Far in 2017

A total of 121 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported in the first nine months of 2017, ...

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Naval Forces Thwart Piracy Attack on Indian Bulker

Indian-flagged bulk carrier MV Jag Amar with 26 crew members on board was rescued from pirate hands on Friday, ...

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Japan, Singapore, ReCAAP Join Forces against Piracy in Asia

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA Japan) and the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), ...

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