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Container theft, the legal system and poor maritime security | Pen Test Partners

Container theft, the legal system and poor maritime security | Pen Test Partners | Maritime security | Scoop.it
One of the most interesting legal cases I've read recently involves a theft of two containers of cobalt metal briquettes from a terminal at the port of Antwerp.
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Al-Shabaab Five Years after Westgate: Still a Menace in East Africa

Al-Shabaab Five Years after Westgate: Still a Menace in East Africa | Maritime security | Scoop.it
Al-Shabaab remains focused on recapturing power in Somalia, but it continues to plot attacks in Kenya and Tanzania – and perhaps in Uganda as well. To counter the movement, East African states should eschew heavy-handed crackdowns and work instead to reduce its appeal to potential recruits.
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Oil theft: Navy reads riot act to criminals in Niger Delta –

Oil theft: Navy reads riot act to criminals in Niger Delta – | Maritime security | Scoop.it
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The Nigerian Navy has again warned suspected oil thieves and other criminal elements in the Niger Delta region to repent, saying that anyone caught in its new strateg
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GAO Identifies Multiple Risks Facing $9.8 Billion Polar Icebreaker Program –

GAO Identifies Multiple Risks Facing $9.8 Billion Polar Icebreaker Program – | Maritime security | Scoop.it
The U.S. government’s $9.8 billion polar icebreaker program is facing risks across multiple key areas which still need to be address before resources are committed, the U.S. Government Accountability Office said in a report on the program. To maintain heavy polar icebreaking capability, the Coast Guard and the Navy are collaborating to acquire up to …
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Greenland Government Agrees to Back Arctic HFO Ban

Greenland Government Agrees to Back Arctic HFO Ban | Maritime security | Scoop.it
Greenlands Naalakkersuisut (government) has issued a statement saying that is supports a ban o
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Maritime Security Cooperation in the South China Sea: Sailing In Different Directions

Maritime Security Cooperation in the South China Sea: Sailing In Different Directions | Maritime security | Scoop.it
“The diplomatic graveyard is full of failed proposals and efforts that did not take regional realities into account.”
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Abducted Indon fishermen from Sabah taken to Sulu | Mindanao Examiner Regional Newspaper

Abducted Indon fishermen from Sabah taken to Sulu | Mindanao Examiner Regional Newspaper | Maritime security | Scoop.it
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EJF: Germany Needs More Focus on Fishers' Human Rights

EJF: Germany Needs More Focus on Fishers' Human Rights | Maritime security | Scoop.it
Germany has begun assessing whether its businesses are taking the necessary actions to stamp ou
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China Cracks Down on Illegal Fishing in Distant Water Fleet

China Cracks Down on Illegal Fishing in Distant Water Fleet | Maritime security | Scoop.it
Chinas fishery authorities have introduced hard-hitting punishments for overfishing and illega
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New Report Explores Human Impact of Autonomous Ships –

New Report Explores Human Impact of Autonomous Ships – | Maritime security | Scoop.it
The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) has released a report on the human impact of autonomous ships in what it describes as a major piece of research. For the report, IMarEST’s Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships Special Interest Group (MASS-SIG)) sought to gauge the potential impact of self-governing ships and plot out a …
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European Commission Proposes Independent EU Coast Guard

European Commission Proposes Independent EU Coast Guard | Maritime security | Scoop.it
In his final state of the union speech Wednesday, European Commission President Jean-Claud
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Amaechi: Why we gave Israeli firm $195m maritime security contract

Amaechi: Why we gave Israeli firm $195m maritime security contract | Maritime security | Scoop.it
The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has said that the Federal Government awarded a controversial maritime security contract worth $195 million
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DCASS: Documents on Canadian Arctic Sovereignty and Security | Arctic Institute of North America

DCASS: Documents on Canadian Arctic Sovereignty and Security | Arctic Institute of North America | Maritime security | Scoop.it
This series was created to disseminate core documents on Canadian Arctic sovereignty and security for use by the academic community, students, and policy makers. These e-books are edited summaries and document compendiums, compiled as research tools to serve as a basis for in-depth research. The volumes contain summaries or transcriptions of key primary source material – from
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2 suspected kidnappers shot dead after Sabah high speed sea chase

2 suspected kidnappers shot dead after Sabah high speed sea chase | Maritime security | Scoop.it
This followed a high-speed chase at sea near Bohayan Island.
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Death toll rises to 86 in Tanzania ferry disaster | World news | The Guardian

Death toll rises to 86 in Tanzania ferry disaster | World news | The Guardian | Maritime security | Scoop.it
MV Nyerere ferry sank on Thursday afternoon near Ukara Island, Lake Victoria
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Chinese piracy and the prostitute who became the greatest pirate of them all –

Chinese piracy and the prostitute who became the greatest pirate of them all – | Maritime security | Scoop.it
The story of the pirates that dominated the South China Sea and the exceptional woman who rose to lead them all
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Fishermen Kidnapped Off Sabah, Malaysia. ASG Suspected

Fishermen Kidnapped Off Sabah, Malaysia. ASG Suspected | Maritime security | Scoop.it
Two Indonesian fishermen abducted from fishing vessel with 4 crew. off Sabah, Malaysia,; first in 2 years . ASG suspected of kidnapping.
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Hacking AIS | Pen Test Partners

Hacking AIS | Pen Test Partners | Maritime security | Scoop.it
Maritime AIS, or 'Automatic Identification System' is used for broadcast and reception of vessel position and information alerts. It has proved invaluable since
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Abu Sayyaf bandits free 3 Indon hostages - SUNSTAR

Abu Sayyaf bandits free 3 Indon hostages - SUNSTAR | Maritime security | Scoop.it
THE Abu Sayyaf bandits have freed the three Indonesian they kidnapped over a year ago in the waters of Tawi-Tawi, the military reported o
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Battling pirates in the Persian Gulf

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Battling pirates in the Persian Gulf - British were worried about Wahhabism entering India
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Panama Canal Head Expects Fewer China, U.S. Ships if Trade War Escalates –

Panama Canal Head Expects Fewer China, U.S. Ships if Trade War Escalates – | Maritime security | Scoop.it
By Elida Moreno PANAMA CITY, Sept 14 (Reuters) – Fewer ships from China and the United States could use the Panama Canal if trade tensions escalate between the two economic giants, but the dip could be offset by grain exports from north Brazil, the head of the organization that operates the waterway said. The canal, which …
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US-assisted raid on Somali ex-leader's home blamed on bad intelligence | World news | The Guardian

US-assisted raid on Somali ex-leader's home blamed on bad intelligence | World news | The Guardian | Maritime security | Scoop.it
Joint forces looking for Islamic militants broke into the family home of a revered leader and detained three teenagers
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What do the new defence strategies mean for maritime Security? | Maritime Study Forum

What do the new defence strategies mean for maritime Security? | Maritime Study Forum | Maritime security | Scoop.it
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Photos: Hurricane Florence's Enormity is Best Seen from Space –

Photos: Hurricane Florence's Enormity is Best Seen from Space – | Maritime security | Scoop.it
With Hurricane Florence continuing on a collision course with the U.S. mid-Atlantic coast, officials are warning of life-threating conditions consisting of hurricane-force winds, massive storm surge, and an obscene amount of rainfall. As of 2 p.m. ET, Hurricane Florence was located about 435 miles (700 km) southeast of Wilmington, North Carolina, moving toward the west-northwest …
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India, the U.S. and "The New Order of Things": changing security dynamics in the Indo-Asia-Pacific —

India, the U.S. and "The New Order of Things": changing security dynamics in the Indo-Asia-Pacific — | Maritime security | Scoop.it
On the eve of the first ever United States – India 2+2 Dialogue, which gathers together the leaders of defense and diplomacy of our respective countries, a quick assessment of defense priorities between our two countries is in order. The author has previously used this forum to write about the centr
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