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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

San Diego Maritime Security Partners Collaborate; Interdict Migrant Smuggling Vessel (CBP - US Customs and ...

(Source: CBP - US Customs and Border Protection) SAN DIEGO - Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations Agents, with the help of the Coast Guard, interdicted a recreational vessel carrying nine undocumented migrants on the evening...

Public Technologies 2016-02-10

Endeavour: Geelong to Adelaide, day 1 (Australian National Maritime Museum)

(Source: Australian National Maritime Museum) Farewell Geelong 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...

Public Technologies 2016-02-10

Eddie Obeid pleads not guilty as former Labor minister's trial begins

Obeid was a member of the NSW Legislative Council when he allegedly lobbied maritime authority figure to secure the renewal of two leases he had interests in...

The Guardian 2016-02-10

Labor offers new maritime boundary deal for East Timor

Labor has pledged to submit to international adjudication over the disputed maritime boundary between Australia and East TImor if "good faith" negotiations fail to produce agreement. The proposed deal on a new sea border, announced by...

Canberra Times 2016-02-10

A Brighter Future: The Second Annual Women and Science Symposium (Australian National Maritime Museum)

(Source: Australian National Maritime Museum) In celebration of International Women's Day on 8th March 2016, the Australian National Maritime Museum will be host our second annual Women and Science Symposium for high school students. Women in Science...

Public Technologies 2016-02-10

US and India consider joint patrols in South China Sea, US official says

NEW DELHI: The United States and India have held talks about conducting joint naval patrols that a US defence official said could include the disputed South China Sea, a move that would likely anger Beijing, which claims most of the waterway....

The Times of India 2016-02-10

Britain responds to threat from Russians by beefing up Royal Navy

Britain is sending five warships and 530 naval personnel to join Nato's maritime arm as the alliance boosts its military force to counter what it sees as a growing threat from Russia. British troops will also be stationed on the ground in the Baltic...

The Times of India 2016-02-10

Exclusive: U.S. & India consider joint patrols in South China Sea - U.S. official

By Sanjeev Miglani NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The United States and India have held talks about conducting joint naval patrols that a U.S. defense official said could include the disputed South China Sea, a move that would likely anger Beijing, which...

Yahoo Daily News 2016-02-10

Boeing to Highlight Partnership and Product Innovation at Singapore Airshow (The Boeing Company)

(Source: The Boeing Company) CHICAGO, Feb. 9, 2016 - Boeing [NYSE: BA] will highlight its innovative defense and commercial products and important regional partnerships at this year's Singapore Airshow, Asia's largest aerospace and defense show,...

Public Technologies 2016-02-10

Former NSW Labor minister Eddie Obeid's criminal trial begins

Former NSW Labor minister Eddie Obeid was secretly "acting in the private interests of his family" when lobbying a government authority on behalf of a group of Circular Quay tenants, the Supreme Court has heard....

Canberra Times 2016-02-10

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