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Somalia denies Kenya claims in maritime border spat

Somalia denies Kenya claims in maritime border spat

Somalia on Sunday rejected accusations by Kenya that it had auctioned off oil and gas blocks in a disputed maritime area. Nairobi on Saturday recalled its ambassador...

DP World to acquire Chilean ports operator

Gunman kills DP World port manager in Somalia

A senior manager at state-owned DP World’s Puntland unit has been killed by a gunman inside the multipurpose Bossasso port, in the breakaway region of Somaliland,...

EU extends anti-piracy operation in Somalia  

EU extends anti-piracy operation in Somalia  

European shipowners have welcomed the European Union’s decision to extend its anti-piracy operation in Somalia codenamed Operation Atalanta until the end of 2020. On...

EU Naval Force marks 9 years fighting pirates off Somalia

EU Naval Force marks 9 years fighting pirates off Somalia

The European Union Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) on Friday marked the ninth anniversary of its Operation Atalanta, the successful counter-piracy operation that has greatly...

EU force arrests six suspected pirates off Somalia

EU force arrests six suspected pirates off Somalia

By Jite Eriabie  A European Union naval force warship has captured six suspected pirates following alleged attacks on a containership and a fishing vessel off the coast...

EU Naval Force seeks to enhance Somalia’s maritime security

EU Naval Force seeks to enhance Somalia’s maritime security

The European Union Naval Force personnel have helped train Somalia’s Maritime Police Unit in Mogadishu to help strengthen the Horn of Africa nation’s maritime...

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MSC containership detained for causing internet blackout in Somalia

Somali authorities have detained an MSC containership alleging that the vessel dragged anchor and cut an undersea fibre optic cable supplying internet to much of the...

Somalia signs treaty to repatriate convicted pirates

Somalia signs treaty to repatriate convicted pirates

A decision taken last week by India to sign a bilateral prisoner transfer agreement with the Republic of Somalia has paved the way for the return of 118 Somalis under...

Mongolian squid fishing vessel

South Korea establishes contact with distressed vessel off Somalia

South Korea said on Saturday it has resumed contact with a distressed fishing vessel that feared it was being followed by a suspected pirate vessel off the waters of...

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Armed pirates chase, fire at tanker off Somalia

Six armed persons in a skiff chased and fired upon a product tanker MT Costina underway off the coast of Somalia on Friday, according to IMB Piracy Reporting Centre....

P&O Ports wins 30-year concession for Somalia’s Bosasso port

P&O Ports wins 30-year concession for Somalia’s Bosasso port

UAE-based port operator P&O Ports has won a 30-year concession for the management and development of a multi-purpose port project at Bosasso in the Puntland State of...

P&O Ports wins 30-year concession for Somalia’s Bosasso port

P&O Ports wins 30-year concession for Somalia’s Bosasso port

UAE-based port operator P&O Ports has won a 30-year concession for the management and development of a multi-purpose port project at Bosasso in the Puntland State of...