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The Straits TimesOnly tanker was detected before collision with US destroyerThe Straits TimesMilitary experts say it is not uncommon for naval vessels to switch off their AIS systems for security purposes. Dr Sam Bateman, a former commodore of the Royal Australian Navy and adviser to the Maritime Se...
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The Asia Foundation - In AsiaSouth China Sea Dispute Undermines Maritime Security in ...The Asia Foundation - In AsiaRegional security in Southeast Asia, to a large extent, means maritime security. All but one of the 10 Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member ...and more »
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Fox NewsJury Picked for Corruption Trial of US Sen. Bob MenendezU.S. News & World ReportThe indictment alleges Menendez interceded to help Melgen in a dispute over a port security contract Melgen sought in the Dominican Republic; in Melgen's attempts to get visas for three foreign girlfriends; and i...
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The Straits TimesOnly tanker was detected before collision with US destroyerThe Straits TimesThe Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) said in response to queries from The Straits Times on Wednesday (Aug 23) that its Vessel Traffic Information System (VTIS) had detected only the presence of...
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Fox NewsUS ship collisions -- was it outside scheming?Fox NewsAs the U.S. Navy works to identify the cause of the collision involving the USS John S. McCain and an oil tanker, Admiral John Richardson tweeted that the Navy will conduct a wide investigation, including a review into the possibility of ...
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Fox NewsNavy dismisses 7th Fleet commander after warship accidentsFox NewsSawyer, speaking Thursday at a maritime security meeting in Bali, Indonesia, thanked the navies of Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia for helping in the search for the missing McCain sailors. "Often it is a brutal reminder that...
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RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyUS Sends First Coal Shipment To Ukraine To Bolster Energy SecurityRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyThe United States has sent its first shipment of anthracite coal to Ukraine from the U.S. port of Baltimore under a deal designed to increase Ukraine's energy security. Pennsylva...
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ReutersNavy continues search for sailors, wants answers after collisionCNN(CNN) As search teams continued Tuesday to look for 10 American sailors missing after a Navy warship collided with a commercial tanker east of Singapore -- the latest in a series of similar incidents in the Pacific -- the US d...
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