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Somali pirates release 4 Thai sailors held nearly 5 years

Mogadishu: Somali pirates have released four Thai sailors who were held hostage for nearly five years, the longest period of captivity of hostages held by Somali pirates, a UN official said today. The four released on Wednesday were sailors of the ..., 4 days ago

Inside the British battle to wipe out the scurge of Somali pirates

Sailors navigating the coast of East Africa no longer have to fear an ordeal like that of Kent couple Paul and Rachel Chandler who were captured by Somali pirates, thanks to British efforts to put hijackers behind bars. Prosecutors have ...
 Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide2 weeks ago

WGAE member Richard Cannon Died

Richard Anthony Cannon of Old Bridge, N.J., beloved husband, father, and grandfather and award-winning broadcast journalist, died suddenly on February 11. He was 80 years old. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Barbara, a former mayor of Old ...
 Noodls1 week ago

Setting sail against a sea of troubles

The PLA navy has long been at the forefront of international efforts to provide assistance and safe passage in the pirate-infested waters off Somalia's east coast, reflecting China's commitment to protecting trade routes and the global economy, as ...
 CHINAdaily2 weeks ago

How Floating Armories Help Guard Cargo Ships From Pirates on High Seas

ON THE GULF OF OMAN—Before dawn one morning in November, four men on the deck of the MNG Resolution lifted cases of guns and body armor out of shipping containers and heaved them into a waiting speedboat. The team zipped across the water to a ...
 Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide3 weeks ago
World Bulletin

Spotlight on Islam in Japan after ISIS killings

World Bulletin / News Desk The murders of two Japanese nationals by the ISIS has highlighted the position of Islam in Japan, a country that before the early 20th century was a deeply isolated land. But the appearance of Tokyo-based imams ...
 World Bulletin4 weeks ago

Yemen crisis: Chaos is security nightmare for US

1 0 Both its president and government are reported to have resigned amid a stand-off with Shia rebels, the Houthis, who have taken control of the capital. The army has all but melted away but the Sunni tribes, encouraged by al-Qaeda, are busy ...
 NewsHub South Africa1 month ago
Business Insider

Here's The Aircraft Carrier France Is Sending To Chase Down ISIS In Iraq

US Navy The Charles de Gaulle, France's first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. France is sending its aircraft carrier to the Persian Gulf to serve a support role in the country's bombing campaign against ISIS in Iraq, the AFP reported on January ...
 Business Insider1 month ago

Saturday, January 10

Today is Saturday, Jan. 10, the 10th day of 2015. There are 355 days left in the year. Highlights in history on this date: 1663 - Britain's King Charles II grants charter to Royal African Colony. 1815 - British declare war against King of ...
 New Zealand Herald1 month ago

Boston Court refuses to postpone Tsarnaev's trial

19:00 Federal judge George OToole has refused the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers application to postpone the proceeding till autumn. Tsarnaev is accused of carrying out a terrorist act at the Boston Marathon in April 2013 when three people died and ...
 Russia Today1 month ago
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