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Voa News | 06 Feb 2016

South Korea Says North Korea Moving Closer to Rocket Launch

Han Sang Mi SEOUL, SOUTH KOREANorth Korea appears to be moving quickly on its preparations for a long-range rocket launch, South Korea’s Defense Ministry said Friday. The communist country...

Maritime News

Pakistan apprehends 12 fishermen off Gujarat coast

The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) on Sunday apprehended twelve fishermen and seized two boats off Gujarat coast,...

The Hindu 2016-02-07

PM flags sea-borne terror, piracy as threat to maritime security

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today flagged the threat of sea-borne terror and piracy as two key challenges to maritime security even as he pitched for respecting freedom of navigation against the backdrop of South China sea dispute. In an apparent...

Deccan Herald 2016-02-07

Seaborne terror, piracy key threats to maritime security, PM Modi says

VISAKHAPATNAM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday flagged the threat of sea-borne terror and piracy as two key challenges to maritime security even as he pitched for respecting freedom of navigation against the backdrop of South China sea...

The Times of India 2016-02-07

07 Feb 2016 - AMSA prohibits vessel from using Australian ports for second time (AMSA ...

(Source: AMSA - Australian Maritime Safety Authority) 90d794eb-b89b-4b86-b231-39833a4cbc0f.pdf 7 February 2016 AMSA prohibits vessel from using Australian ports for second time The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has directed that the 86...

Public Technologies 2016-02-07

Pakistan abducts 12 Gujarat fishermen off Kutch coast

RAJKOT: In yet another incident of fishermen's abduction by Pakistan, 12 fishermen with their two boats were abducted by Pakistan Marine Security Agency from International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) off Jakhau coast on early Sunday morning. The...

The Times of India 2016-02-07

PM Modi to review city parade at International Fleet Review

The marching contingents of Army, Air Force, Andhra Pradesh Police, NCC, foreign navies and marching bands from the three services and visiting countries will participate in the parade along with the host, the Indian Navy. The demonstration will...

DNA India 2016-02-07

Pakistan boat seized off Jakhau coast, 11 arrested

AHMEDABAD: The Indian Coast Guard on Friday night intercepted a Pakistani fishing boat about 30 nautical miles west of Jakhau coast and apprehended 11 fishermen for violating the Indian Maritime Zone. They also seized 300kg fish from the boat. The 11...

The Times of India 2016-02-07

International Fleet Review unites nations through oceans, says President

VISAKHAPATNAM: While showcasing the prowess of the Indian Navy, the International Fleet Review has brought together navies from across the globe on Indian shores, signifying the common desire to use the seas to promote peace, cooperation and...

The Times of India 2016-02-07

Japan gears up as DPRK brings forward satellite launch to between Feb. 7-14

TOKYO, Feb. 6 (Xinhua)-- The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) will bring forward its planned rocket launch to as early as Sunday, Japanese officials said Saturday, adding in a later press briefing that necessary defense measures were...

Xinhua 2016-02-07

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