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Saudi Arabia, others support U.S. troop redeployment in Gulf

Saudi Arabia, others support U.S. troop redeployment in Gulf

Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries have agreed on a U.S. request to redeploy its troops on their territory and in Gulf waters in order to deter potential Iranian...

U.S. blacklists two tankers, owners for Venezuela ties

The U.S. Department of the Treasury has blacklisted two vessels, which transported oil from Venezuela to Cuba, and their respective owners. The ships in question are the...

U.S. warns of possible attacks on American ships in Middle East 

U.S. warns of possible attacks on American ships in Middle East 

Iran could target U.S. commercial ships including oil tankers, the U.S. Maritime Administration said on Friday, as a senior Iranian cleric said a U.S. Navy fleet could...

U.S. seizes North Korean ship caught violating sanctions

The United States has for the first time seized a North Korean cargo ship it accused of illicit coal shipments in violation of U.S. and United Nations sanctions, the...

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U.S. Navy warships patrol Taiwan Strait

The U.S. military said it sent two Navy warships through the Taiwan Strait on Sunday as the Pentagon increases the frequency of movement through the strategic waterway...

U.S. warns China Coast Guard

U.S. warns China Coast Guard

The head of the U.S. Navy warned China that its coast guard and maritime militia will be treated in the same way as the nation’s navy in the South China Sea, the...

U.S. grand jury indicts ship owner, others for pollution

U.S. grand jury indicts ship owner, others for pollution

A federal grand jury in the United States of America has indicted the manager, owner and the Chief Engineer of a cargo vessel named ‘Nederland Reefer’ for...

Junction Rain: U.S., Nigerian navies intercept 100 ships

Junction Rain: U.S., Nigerian navies intercept 100 ships

The Nigerian Navy with its United States counterparts have intercepted 100 vessels out of which 40 were boarded and 19 suspects arrested in a joint operated tagged...

U.S. sanctions 9 ships for carrying Venezuela oil 

U.S. sanctions 9 ships for carrying Venezuela oil 

The United States on Friday announced more sanctions on shipping companies transporting oil from Venezuela, blacklisting four shipping companies and nine vessels, some...

EXCLUSIVE: U.S. sanctions Nigeria, 17 others over port security lapses 

EXCLUSIVE: U.S. sanctions Nigeria, 17 others over port security lapses 

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has imposed conditions of entry on ships that have visited some port terminals in Nigeria in their last five port calls over lapses...

U.S. Customs seizes $17m marijuana shipment

U.S. Customs impounds marijuana worth $17m

The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) over the weekend said operatives of its Air and Marine Operations (AMO) have impounded over three tons of marijuana...

U.S. Coast Guard to impose conditions of entry on ships from Seychelles April 12

U.S. Coast Guard to impose conditions of entry on ships from Seychelles April 12

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) will from April 12, 2019, impose conditions of entry to any vessel that has visited a port in the Republic of Seychelles in its last...