Oil tanker attacked in Bab-el-Mandeb strait

Three men in a skiff approached a Marshall Islands-flagged oil tanker in the southern Bab-el-Mandeb strait and ...

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NATO ships train with Royal Moroccan Navy

Ships from NATO’s Standing Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2) joined Royal Moroccan Navy ships for a series of ...

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Canada extends contribution to Combined Maritime Forces

The government of Canada has extended the country’s contribution to international maritime security ...

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USS James E. Williams deploys to Europe, Africa

The crew of U.S. Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS James E. Williams (DDG 95) started ...

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Phoenix Express concludes in Spain

The multinational maritime exercise Phoenix Express concluded with a closing ceremony at the Escuela de Infanteria ...

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Indian Navy prevents piracy attack off Somalia

The crew of Indian Navy ship ‘Sharda’ prevented a piracy attack in the Gulf of Aden on May 16. ...

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Phoenix Express 17 underway in Spain

Naval forces from Europe, North Africa, and the United States are conducting the 13th iteration of the ...

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Italian Navy frigate trains with Djiboutian Navy

Sailors from the Italian Navy’s Maestrale-class frigate ITS Espero carried out maritime training with a team ...

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Australian Navy frigate seizes heroin off African coast

Royal Australia Navy frigate HMAS Arunta seized some 250 kilograms of heroin from a vessel off the coast of Africa. ...

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Royal Moroccan Navy trains with US Navy cruiser

U.S. and Royal Moroccan Navy vessels took part in cooperation exercises in Moroccan waters on May 5. ...

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French frigate seizes heroin off the Horn of Africa

French frigate FS Surcouf collaborated with a Royal New Zealand Air Force P-3K2 Orion maritime patrol aircraft to ...

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Canadian Navy ships return from West Africa deployment

Two Royal Canadian Navy Kingston-class coastal defence vessels, HMCS Summerside and Moncton, returned to Halifax on ...

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Somali pirate gets life sentence for 2010 USS Ashland attack

A Somali pirate that took part in the attack on U.S. Navy dock landing ship USS Ashland in April 2010 was sentenced ...

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Trilateral amphibious drill concludes off Djibouti

Warships and personnel from U.S., U.K. and France completed a two-week multilateral amphibious exercise in ...

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ESPS Galicia prevents merchant ship from being pirated

Late on Saturday night during a European Union counter-piracy patrol close to the east coast of Somalia, EU ...

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USNS Kanawha replenished ESPS Galicia

Earlier this month USNS Kanawha replenished ESPS Galicia of EU NAVFOR Operation Atalanta at sea (RAS). Having ...

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South Korea joins anti-piracy drill in Gulf of Aden

A South Korean Navy ship already patrolling the Horn of Africa as part of an EU-led task force was sent to ...

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First Egyptian Navy Type 209/1400 arrives to Egypt

The first TKMS-built Type 209/1400 submarine built for the Egyptian Navy has arrived to the naval base in ...

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Indian Navy takes over dhow released by pirates

Somali pirates on Monday released the crew of an Indian-registered dhow which had been taken hostage on April 1 off ...

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US, France, UK forces hone amphibious skills off Djibouti

Ships and personnel from U.S., UK and France have kicked off the two-week multilateral amphibious ...

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