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Chinese Fishermen Catch Foreign-Made Surveillance Drone in Yellow Sea

By The Maritime Executive 04-16-2021 04:43:00

Chinese fishermen have recovered a drone boat off the eastern coast of the Chinese mainland, and officials suspect that it is a &q...

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Israeli and Iranian Attacks on Shipping May Hinder Nuclear Talks

By The Lowy Interpreter 04-14-2021 07:28:31

[By Rodger Shanahan] Just as the negotiations between Tehran and Washington appear to be making some, albeit slow, progres...

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Suez Canal Authority Obtains Court Order to Seize Ever Given

By The Maritime Executive 04-13-2021 09:45:00

The Suez Canal Authority has secured a formal court order to seize the container ship Ever Given for "failure to pay an amoun...

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Ships in Baltic and Black Sea Monitored by Drones from EMSA

By The Maritime Executive 04-12-2021 07:42:02

The European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) expanded its drone monitoring program for ship emissions into the Baltic region as well...

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How China is Expanding its Reach in the Indian Ocean

By Brian Gicheru Kinyua 04-12-2021 02:39:00

The highly publicized blockage of the Suez Canal has brought the importance of maritime trade to the public consciousness. As the...

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U.S. Navy Challenges India's EEZ Navigation Rules

By Ankur Kundu 04-12-2021 12:56:00

In a rare move, the U.S. Navy conducted a freedom of navigation patrol in the Indian Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) without India&r...

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First-in-Class LCS USS Freedom Sees Success in Counter-Smuggling Role

By The Maritime Executive 04-11-2021 09:50:00

The U.S. Navy says that the first vessel in the troubled Freedom-class of littoral combat ships has encountered success as a...

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NOAA and Ørsted Agree to Share Data on Wind Lease Areas

By The Maritime Executive 04-11-2021 08:34:45

NOAA has reached an agreement with leading offshore wind developer Ørsted to share physical and biological data from &Oslas...

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Study: Protecting Populous Coastal Areas Helps Fight Climate Change

By The Third Pole 04-11-2021 06:20:00

[By Lou Del Bello] An ocean protection strategy that targets densely populated coastal areas, rather than ringfencing the most...

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Seabees Build "Resolute" Desk for VP From Wood of USS Constitution

By Ankur Kundu 04-11-2021 06:08:00

U.S. Navy Seabees have delivered a “Resolute” desk for Vice President Kamala Harris, handcrafted from materials taken...

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