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NT NewsUS Ambassador rebuked over Darwin Port leasing commentsNT NewsThe Australian report says in late 2015, Mr Varghese, the then-secretary of the Foreign Affairs and Trade Department, summoned Mr Berry to discuss the Darwin Port deal after US complaints it could jeopardise national security. ... ...
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New York TimesNew York Officials Fear Closing of US Lab Combating Biological ThreatsNew York TimesThe Trump administration has proposed closing a a New York-based laboratory as part of larger cuts it envisions for the Department of Homeland Security's scientific research and development programs. .....
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Liberian Registry: Cyber & Ship Security Computer-Based Training (CBT)Hellenic Shipping News WorldwideIn recent years, it has become apparent that maritime companies, ships, and ports are not adequately protected from security threats. IMO has issued a resolution giving shipowners and managers until...
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Hellenic Shipping News WorldwideLibya – port situationHellenic Shipping News WorldwideUnder the US Maritime Transportation Security Act (MTSA), the USCG is required to assess the effectiveness of antiterrorism measures implemented in foreign ports from which US documented vessels and foreign vessels...
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Pittsburgh Post-GazetteAnalysis | As global shipping explodes, it presents a logistical and security challengePittsburgh Post-GazetteFlynn has testified before Congress 33 times about maritime safety and has argued that we need to do a better job knowing what's in our containers before they arrive a...
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Seatrade Maritime NewsLiberian Registry launches cyber and ship security computer-based trainingSeatrade Maritime NewsOver 40% of crew members have reportedly sailed on a vessel that has become infected with a virus or malware - and only one in eight crew members have received cyber-security trainin...
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Dated ship security open to attackMaritime JournalSecurity researcher Ken Munro is issuing the warning after demonstrating it is possible to precisely pinpoint a named vessel, identify a staff member and potentially attack a ship. A partner in Pen Test Partners, Mr Munro said combining OSINT (openly...
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ForbesWhy Repealing The Jones Act Could Be A Disaster For The USForbesIt is easy to find fault with such restrictions, but they often are grounded in legitimate security concerns. Here are five seldom-noted benefits of the Jones Act that explain why the law is more important to national security tha...
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