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U.S. urges caution on latest Yemen missile incident  

The United States of America on Monday declined comments on whether the USS Mason destroyer was targeted by multiple inbound missiles fired from Yemen on Saturday, as...

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U.S. Navy commissions Its biggest, baddest destroyer ever

  The U.S. Navy’s biggest and most technologically advanced warship, USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000), was put into service Saturday during a commissioning ceremony at...

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Nigeria begs US to lift sanction on jetties over non-compliance to ISPS Code

  The Federal Government has reiterated Nigeria’s commitment to maritime security through the full implementation of the International Ship and Port Facility...

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U.S. Pentagon hints at retaliation after Yemen missile fire

The Pentagon on Tuesday warned that whoever fired missiles at a U.S. Navy destroyer and an accompanying ship off the coast of Yemen over the weekend had done so...

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Seoul court considers selling Hanjin’s Asia-U.S. business

The Seoul Central District Court overseeing the receivership filing of Hanjin Shipping Co. is considering a disposal of the sales-and-marketing network of the container...

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U.S. West Coast dockworkers to discuss contract extension with shipping companies 

Shipping companies and a powerful dockworkers union have agreed to discuss a possible extension to a contract reached last year, ending labour strife that disrupted U.S....

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U.S., Korea, talking solution for stranded Hanjin ships

The United States of America Commerce Department is in talks with the South Korean government on what to do about Korea-based cargo ships stranded in U.S. waters, a...

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Beijing warns U.S. to stay out of South China Sea dispute

  China has sent a coded warning to the United States to stay out of the South China Sea dispute after Beijing was again accused of building permanent structures on...

Retailers ask U.S. to help resolve shipping crisis 

U.S. retailers, bracing for a new blow right in the middle of the critical holiday-stocking season, asked the government to step in and help resolve a growing crisis...

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Maersk warns U.S. against protectionism

Danish conglomerate, A. P. Moeller-Maersk A/S, which owns the world’s largest container shipping company – Maersk Line, is voicing concern as a potential shift...

U.S. charges Liberian firm, shipowner, 3 others for environmental crimes

A federal grand jury in Charleston, South Carolina has returned an indictment charging Aegean Shipping Management S.A. and Aegeansun Gamma Inc. with obstruction of an...