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On Pearl Harbor Day, U.S. Navy Looks at Lessons-Learned

Published Dec 7, 2022 3:49 PM by The Maritime Executive

On December 7, the U.S. pauses to remember the "date which will live in infamy" - the day of the Japanese surprise attac...

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Op-Ed: Harris' Trip Shows U.S. Support for Philippine Maritime Claims

Published Dec 7, 2022 1:58 PM by The Lowy Interpreter

[By Michael Beltran] US Vice President Kamala Harris’ recent two-day trip to the Philippines makes her the high...

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Danish Shipping Calls for Faster Ramp-Up for FuelEU Maritime

Published Dec 6, 2022 11:42 PM by The Maritime Executive

The EU Parliament, Council and Commission have reached a tentative deal to include shipping in Europe's Emissions Trading Syst...

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Op-Ed: Canadian Rangers Could Play a Role in Arctic Maritime Security

Published Dec 6, 2022 10:32 PM by Pierre LeBlanc

The recent auditor general of Canada’s report on the matter of Arctic waters surveillance was both disappoint­ing and al...

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New Turkish Insurance Rules Hold Up Kazakh Oil Shipping

Published Dec 6, 2022 6:27 PM by The Maritime Executive

When Turkey implemented a new rule to ensure that Russian tankers are properly insured before transiting the Bosporus, it likely d...

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Iranian Patrol Boat Harasses U.S. Navy Ships with Spotlight

Published Dec 6, 2022 6:10 PM by The Maritime Executive

The U.S. Navy is reporting a new incident with a boat from Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy which the U.S. is c...

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U.S. Navy Lowers Test Standards to Meet Recruitment Numbers

Published Dec 5, 2022 11:08 PM by The Maritime Executive

On Monday, the U.S. Navy announced that it will lower its entrance test standards, the latest in a series of quiet changes intende...

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U.S. Navy Investigates Four Suicides at Norfolk Maintenance Center

Published Dec 5, 2022 7:41 PM by The Maritime Executive

The U.S. Navy is investigating a cluster of four suicides in October and November at Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center, a s...

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U.S. Navy's Submarine Service Gets First Female XO

Published Dec 5, 2022 5:30 PM by The Maritime Executive

The U.S. Navy recently appointed its first female executive officer, Lt. Cmdr. Amber Cowan, who is now serving as the second-in-co...

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INTERPOL Captures Terrorist Suspects, Money, Drugs at Maritime Borders

Published Dec 5, 2022 3:52 PM by The Maritime Executive

Two terrorist suspects wanted internationally were arrested as part of an ongoing Operation Neptune being spearheaded by INTERPOL...

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