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US Becomes a Member of ReCAAP

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HMS Defender to Fight Pirates in the Indian Ocean

The UK Navy’s fifth Type-45 destroyer HMS Defender is on station east of Suez as she knuckles down t...

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Pirates Board Product Tanker Moresby 9

A Honduras registered product tanker Moresby 9, GT 1321, carrying 2200 metric tonnes of Marine Gas O...

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Somali Pirates Flee Captured Dhow

On Saturday 26 April the master of a dhow spoke of his relief after 6 armed pirates, who had taken h...

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French, Japanese Warships Join Forces against Pirates

On Sunday 30 March, EU Naval Force French flagship, FS Siroco and the Japanese Navy destroyer, JDS S...

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EU Navfor Saves 880,000 Tonnes of WFP Aid from Pirates

The EU Naval Force Somalia Operation Atalanta warships have saved about 880,000 tonnes of world food...

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HMAS Melbourne Intercepts Suspected Pirates off Coast of Somalia

Royal Australian Navy ship, HMAS Melbourne, has intercepted suspected pirates off the coast of Somal...

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EU NAVFOR Confirms Super Tanker Safe After Attack by Suspect Pirates off Somali Coast

EU Naval Force confirmed that on Friday 11 October 2013, a fully laden super tanker, known as a Very...

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RFA Fort Victoria to Help Australians Fight Pirates

Delivering enough fuel in an hour to fill the tanks of over 5,400 family cars, support ship RFA Fort...

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The Seychelles: Eleven Pirates Apprehended by HNLMS Van Amstel Found Guilty

On Wednesday, 2 October 2013 eleven pirates were convicted in the Seychelles Supreme Court of commit...

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Pirates Move Naham 3 to Somali Shoreline

Earlier yesterday, Thursday 22 September, a Spanish Maritime Patrol Aircraft from EU Naval Force ove...

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Lack of Naval Presence in Gulf of Guinea Leaves Region Vulnerable to Pirates

Pirates will continue to prey on the lucrative West African oil trade, with more piracy and hijackin...

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HMAS Newcastle Helps Deter Pirates

The Royal Australian Navy ship HMAS Newcastle has recently completed two successful weeks of counter...

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Pirates Anchor FV Naham 3 Close to Somali Shoreline (UPDATE)

On Saturday 27 July, a helicopter from an EU Naval Force warship overflew the pirate controlled fish...

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USS Bainbridge Updates Her Biometric System

The Visit, Board, Search and Seizure (VBSS) team aboard USS Bainbridge (DDG 96) received improved eq...

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Swedish OPV HSwMS Carlskrona Keeps Close Eye on Pirates

 Having joined the EU Naval Force just over a week ago, the crew from Swedish Ocean Patrol Vessel HS...

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HMS Dragon Ready for Tackling Pirates and Terrorists in Indian Ocean and Gulf

HMS Dragon has used the natural beauty and military ranges of Crete to sharpen her claws ready for t...

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RFA Fort Victoria to Hunt Pirates in Indian Ocean

British Royal Fleet Auxiliary tanker RFA Fort Victoria is heading up the international task force hu...

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UK: Royal Naval Lynx Returns Home after Hunting Pirates

A Royal Naval Lynx returns from its four month embarkation following a unique and successful deploym...

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