Stepping up the fight against drug trafficking by sea 

Container shipping companies and international customs authorities met earlier this month to discuss ways to step…

Biden announces US military air, sea, land reinforcements in Europe

President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced US reinforcements of NATO forces in Europe, saying the alliance…

Philippines complains of Chinese fishing ban and ‘harassment’ at sea

The Philippines on Tuesday said it had filed a diplomatic protest with China for unilaterally declaring…

62m barrels of Russia’s crude oil stuck at sea 

Some 62 million barrels of Russia’s flagship Urals crude oil, a record amount, are sitting in…

Over 3,000 Europe-bound migrants lost at sea in 2021 

More than 3,000 people died in the Mediterranean and Atlantic while trying to reach Europe last…

Ship crew members caught offloading cocaine at sea

  The authorities in Austrlia have arrested four crew members from the Cyprus-registerd bulk carrier Kypros…

4,400 migrants lost at sea bound for Spain in 2021, double previous year

  More than 4,400 migrants, including at least 205 children, were lost at sea trying to…

MASPAN alerts on illegal transshipment at sea 

  The Chairman, Board of Trustees, Maritime Security Providers Association of Nigeria (MASPAN), Rear Admiral Francis…

Again, sea robbers abduct 5 in Rivers 

  Suspected sea robbers have again abducted five boat travellers on the Onne-Bonny waterways in Rivers…

Sea robbers abduct 5 persons in Onne  

  Sea robbers abducted five persons from a boat near the Federal Ocean Terminal, Onne in…

Containers tumble into sea as fire-stricken X-Press Pearl lists starboard

  X-Press Pearl, the feeder containership which continues to burn in Sri Lankan waters for the…

IMO initiates new measures to address containers lost at sea

  The International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) has agreed to initiate new measures…

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