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The Associated Press | 11 Feb 2016

The Latest: Erdogan threatened to send migrants to Europe

BRUSSELS (AP) -- The Latest on the massive influx of migrants into Europe (all times local): 12:55 p.m. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has confirmed the leaked minutes of a conversation...

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

China's trade with Maritime Silk Road countries rises 18% annually

BEIJING -- China's trade with countries along the Maritime Silk Road grew by an average of 18.2 percent annually over the past decade, accounting for 20 percent of the...

China Daily 2016-02-14

China's trade with Maritime Silk Road countries rises 18% annually (Beijing Municipal Government)

(Source: Beijing Municipal Government) China's trade with countries along the Maritime Silk Road grew by an average of 18.2 percent annually over the past decade, accounting for 20 percent of the country's total foreign trade volume...

Public Technologies 2016-02-14

Between Reassurance and Reengagement? The future of NATO

Feb 14, Oslo: Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg has said that Europe is facing a new security environment. Security policy is back at the top of the agenda. There are disturbing developments on Europe’s periphery: In the south, we are...

The Oslo Times 2016-02-14

With an eye on China, India sends aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya to Male

NEW DELHI: It's 44,500 tonnes of robust Indian diplomacy cruising on the high seas, hot on the trail of the Chinese in the Indian Ocean Region (IOR), first in Sri Lanka and now, Maldives. India has dispatched its largest and most potent warship,...

The Times of India 2016-02-14

Pyrmont Heritage Boat Club to be evicted for the Bays Precinct development

The state government's plans to redevelop Sydney's Fish Markets and waterfront areas of Glebe and Rozelle are starting to kick in the gear – and that may mean kicking out people who have long worked the harbour. The Pyrmont Heritage Boat...

Sydney Morning Herald 2016-02-14

Maritime Electric appoints John D. Gaudet new president, CEO

A 35-year veteran with the company has been appointed the new president and chief executive officer of Maritime Electric. ......

CBC 2016-02-14

To thwart Chinese aggression, India sends INS Vikramaditya to Maldives

India's presence in the Indian Ocean is seen as shaping a favourable maritime environment with both presence and engagement. ......

International Business Times 2016-02-14

4 UK rowers rescued from Atlantic after boat capsizes

LONDON (AP) — Four British women trying to cross the Atlantic in a rowing boat have been rescued after they were...

Tampa Bay Online 2016-02-14

Four British rowers rescued after boat capsizes in Atlantic crossing charity bid

Four British women trying to cross the Atlantic in a rowing boat have been rescued after they were...

The Malta Independent 2016-02-14

Female rowers without oars rescued from the mid Atlantic

Four British women have been rescued after becoming stranded in the mid-Atlantic Ocean for more than 16 hours when...

The Independent 2016-02-14

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