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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

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

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering after the inauguration of IOCL’s oil refinery, in Paradip on Sunday. PTI Photo Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday flagged the threat of sea-borne terror and piracy as two key challenges to...

Indian Express 2016-02-08

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

Addressing the valedictory function of International Fleet Review, the Prime Minister also made a veiled reference to the South China Sea dispute, saying countries must "respect and ensure freedom of navigation and cooperate not compete". Prime...

DNA India 2016-02-08

Delicacies at Maritime Expo draw foodies

Visakhapatnam: While the technology powering the armed forces is a favourite among defence experts and followers at the Maritime Exhibition at AU College of Engineering Grounds, the food court at the expo is drawing hordes of foodies to taste...

The Times of India 2016-02-08

South Korean navy fires warning shots at North Korean patrol boat

Tensions rise further after North Korean patrol boat strays over disputed maritime border one day after rocket launch...

The Guardian 2016-02-08

Endeavour: Sydney to Geelong Voyage, days 8–9 (Australian National Maritime Museum)

(Source: Australian National Maritime Museum) A blog series by Steward Bill Ellemor from on board the Australian National Maritime Museum's HMB Endeavour replica as it sails from Sydney to Geelong. See our Sail the Endeavour page to learn more about...

Public Technologies 2016-02-08

South Korea fires warning shot after North Korean boat crosses border

South Korea fired on a North Korean patrol boat Monday, just a day after the North drew international condemnation by testing another banned long-range missile. According to a report by South Korea's Yonhap News Agency, the incident came as the...

The Washington Times 2016-02-08

S.Korea Fires Warning Shots as N.Korean Boat Crosses Maritime Border

South Korea has fired warning shots at a North Korean vessel after it crossed the maritime border between the two countries, local media reported Monday. ......

Sputnik 2016-02-08

South Korea Navy Fires Warning Shots At North Vessel

The South Korean navy fired warning shots at a North Korean patrol boat that intruded over their disputed maritime border today, a day after the North's launch of a long-range rocket raised tensions....

NDTV 2016-02-08

DW.COM South Korea fires warning shots at North Korean vessel one day after North's rocket launch

News, Analysis and Service from Germany and Europe - in 30 Languages The South Korean navy has fired several warning shots at a North Korean patrol boat that had intruded the disputed maritime border. The incident came one day after the North had...

Deutsche Welle 2016-02-08

South Korea fires warning shots at North Korean vessel one day after North's rocket launch

The South Korean navy has fired several warning shots at a North Korean patrol boat that had intruded the disputed maritime border. The incident came one day after the North had launched a long-range rocket. ......

Deutsche Welle 2016-02-08

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