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Royal Navy Seizes 450 Kilos of Meth in Persian Gulf Drug Bust

By The Maritime Executive 10-21-2020 01:37:32

Sailors and Royal Marines from the Royal Navy frigate HMS Montrose recently intercepted over 450 kilos of methamphetamine during a...

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Equinor Joins Bidding in New York's Second Offshore Wind Round

By The Maritime Executive 10-20-2020 10:23:12

Norwegian oil major Equinor announced Tuesday that it is entering into the bidding for New York's second offshore wind power s...

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How NGOs Can Help Keep Tabs on China's Illegal Fishing Activity

By The Maritime Executive 10-20-2020 02:11:00

[By Trevor Phillips-Levine, Dylan Phillips-Levine, and Walker Mills] As the German U-boat prepared to ascend to periscope...

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Four Years After Delivery, USS Zumwalt Fires First Missile

By The Maritime Executive 10-19-2020 10:36:20

More than four years after she was first delivered, the futuristic destroyer USS Zumwalt has conducted her first live-fire SM-2 mi...

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Six Russian GRU Agents Indicted in Connection With NotPetya Attack

By The Maritime Executive 10-19-2020 08:08:42

The U.S. Department of Justice has charged six members of the Russian Main Intelligence Directorate (GRU) in connection with...

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Mexico's Ex-Defense Secretary Charged With Helping Cartel Ship Drugs

By The Maritime Executive 10-19-2020 05:28:24

Mexico's former secretary of defense has been arrested in Los Angeles and charged with using his official post to assist the l...

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New Cases of COVID-19 Aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt

By The Maritime Executive 10-19-2020 03:31:43

U.S. Navy officials confirmed that a small number of sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt tested positive fo...

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U.S. Treasury Sanctions Six Chinese Firms for Aiding Iranian Shipping

By The Maritime Executive 10-19-2020 02:17:34

The U.S. Treasury's Office of Foreign Asset Control has placed six Hong Kong- and China-based shipping companies on its specia...

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A Third Aircraft Carrier for India: Budget Versus Necessity

By The Lowy Interpreter 10-19-2020 01:00:25

[By M Matheswaran] The Indian military is undergoing what may be its most significant reorganisation since India&rsqu...

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Why the Antarctic Peninsula Needs a Marine Protected Area

By The Conversation 10-18-2020 09:02:23

[By Marissa Parrott, Carolyn Hogg, Cassandra Brooks, Justine Shaw and Melissa Cristina Márquez] Anta...

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