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ITIC: People-Smuggling Scam Reappearing

ITIC sees reappearance of a scam whereby ship agents are being used to cover the movement of illegal migrants.

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UK Sentences Turkish Sailors to 42 Years for Drug Smuggling

Two Turkish sailors have been jailed for a total of 42 years in relation to the largest ever seizure of cocaine in ...

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EU Anti-Human-Smuggling Operation Enters Active Stage

The European Union has approved the start of the second phase of its anti-human-smuggling operation in the ...

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EU Establishes EUNAVFOR Med

BIMCO Welcomes Military Operations Against Mediterranean Migrant Smugglers

The EU Council has agreed to establish EUNAVFOR Med, a military operation to break the business model of smugglers ...

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Almost 2,000 Migrants Rescued off Malaysia and Indonesia

Almost 2,000 Migrants Rescued off Malaysia and Indonesia

Indonesian authorities have intercepted a boat carrying around 400 migrants from Bangladesh and Myanmar off east ...

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Suspected Smugglers Arrested at Ashdod Port

Suspected Smugglers Arrested at Ashdod Port

Israeli police have arrested 17 employees of an unnamed international company operating at the Ashdod ...

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US Authorities Intercept Cocaine Shipment off Puerto Rico

US Authorities Intercept Cocaine Shipment off Puerto Rico

The U.S. authorities seized a 989 kilograms (2,176 pounds) cocaine shipment and apprehended thirteen men following ...

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IOM: Migrant ”Ghost Ships” Here to Stay

IOM Migrant ''Ghost Ships'' Here to Stay

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) says the spectre of large, disposable crafts bearing hundreds of ...

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Abandoned Vessel Found in Zakyntos Island

The Hellenic Coast Guard has found an abandoned vessel loaded with cigarettes in Zakyntos island while conducting a ...

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Is Piracy Prosecution Model Applicable to Maritime Drug ...

Is Piracy Prosecution Model Applicable to Maritime Drug Smuggling

In the last four years the traffic of heroin destined to Europe and North Africa has shifted dramatically from the ...

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Heroin Laden Ship Blown Up

Heroin Laden Ship Blown Up

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta oversaw the operation to blow up the ship caught with the heroin haul worth over ...

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Liberian-Flagged Bulker Busted for Cocaine Smuggling

The Colombian Navy has seized 39.8 kilograms of cocaine found aboard the Liberian-flagged bulk carrier “Ping May”, ...

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Spanish Navy’s Pride and Joy Used for Cocaine Smuggling

Spanish Navy's Pride and Joy Used for Cocaine Smuggling

Spain’s Guardia Civil has discovered 127 kilograms (280 pounds) of cocaine on board the training ship Juan ...

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UN Sanctions Operator of North Korean Ship Smuggling Arms

The U.N. Security Council committee has imposed sanctions on Ocean Maritime Management, operator of a North Korean ...

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EU Urges Libya to Prevent Migrant Tragedies at Sea

In the wake of the recent sinking of a migrant boat off the Libyan coast which took the toll of dozens of lives, ...

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HNLMS Groningen to Fight Drug Smuggling in Caribbean Waters

HNLMS Groningen left the port of Den Helder, on April 28th, bound for the Caribbean, where the patrol vessel will ...

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Ghana Navy Moves to Counter Piracy and Drugs Smuggling ...

Ghana’s Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral GW Biekro, is convening a conference of senior international ...

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