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'Explain procedure on Indians held hostage in sea'

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Centre to explain the standard procedure adopted by it if an Indian national went missing or held hostage in high sea. "Will you be able to tell us when Indian is held hostage in some foreign country, how does government ... Deccan Herald, 2 months ago

French Navy rescues 11 Indian sailors from suspected pirates

French Navy has rescued eleven Indian sailors from suspected pirates at the mouth of the Gulf of Aden. According to a media release of the Embassy of France in New Delhi, the rescue operation took place on January 18 off the coast of Oman. The embassy release further revealed that the French Landing Platform Dock (LPD) Siroco, a flagship of the EU Naval Force Atalanta, released the 11 Indian crew members of a dhow that had been attacked by suspected pirates at the mouth of the Gulf of ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

French naval ship rescues hijacked Indian sailors

A French naval ship intercepted a hijacked Indian dhow near the Gulf of Aden and rescued its 11-member crew, an official said Wednesday.On Jan 18, French landing platform dock Siroco, flagship of the EU Naval Force Atalanta, released the Indian crew and ...
 Prokerala2 months ago

Missing Malaysia Airlines plane: mystery could take years to unravel

, 6:55 p.m. Imagery released by the Department of Defence showing the largest piece of potential wreckage. Sailors pick a piece of debris from Air France flight AF447 out of the Atlantic Ocean in 2009. It took two years to find the plane's black ...
 Gloucester Advocate1 month ago

Explaining the Economic Geography of Somali Piracy

High seas piracy and kidnap and theft from ships in territorial waters have occurred with varying intensity all over the world. Piracy responds to economic opportunity in the form of slow-moving, unguarded, high-value ships, crew and cargo. It ...
 Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide1 day ago
The Express Tribune

Homecoming: Morning Glory crew to return in few days

Famili­es anxiou­sly await the arriva­l of their loved ones. Crew members of the Morning Glory are escorted by Libyan naval personnel to a port in Tripoli, March 23, 2014. PHOTO: REUTERS KARACHI: The Pakistani crew of the Morning ...
 The Express Tribune2 weeks ago

Oil tanker being escorted back by 25 US personnel and a warship

: There are 25 American personnel on board the oil tanker Morning Glory, which is sailing back to Libya under escort of a US warship. The American sailors are supervising transit and performing security, navigation and communication tasks, a ...
 Libya Herald4 weeks ago

Battle of the high seas: On patrol with NATO's pirate-catchers off the Horn of Africa

The Somali pirate drama is over in seconds: a helicopter swoops into view and hovers over the hijacked vessel, four hooded marines slide down ropes, the hostiles are overpowered, and the ship's hostages released. Or at least, that is what NATO is ...
 Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide1 month ago NATO navy patrols African Horn, seeks new ways to crush Somali pirates  Voice of Russia1 month ago NATO navy patrols African Horn  GlobalSecurity.org1 month ago

Hired to Fight Pirates, but Doomed by Boredom

The night before their lifeless bodies were found inside a cabin on a cargo ship, Jeffrey Reynolds and Mark Kennedy enjoyed the night life here, at tourist haunts called Le Rendez Vous and the Pirates Arms. The two, both former members of the Navy ...
 Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide1 month ago

As it happened - Ukraine mobilises

Key points - Ukraine puts its army on full combat alert after Russia approves the deployment of its troops - Newly-appointed head of Ukrainian navy "defects", pledges allegiance to unrecognised Crimean PM - US Secretary of State John Kerry ...
 BBC1 month ago
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