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30,000 antiques to be salvaged from sunken Chinese ship


August 19th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 19 (IANS) More than 30,000 antiques will be salvaged from an ancient merchant vessel that sank 500 years ago off the coast of southeast China's Guangdong province.On the ... Read more...

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Chinese ship pays goodwill visit to Canada


June 27th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 27 (IANS) A Chinese Navy training vessel was on a three-day goodwill visit to Canada, a media report said Wednesday.The vessel was received by some 300 members of ... Read more...

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18th century Chinese ship found


March 3rd, 2012 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, March 3 (IANS) An 18th century Chinese merchant vessel has been found in the sea off the Philippine coast, authorities said.Jimmy Oliver Gingno, an official, told the media Saturday: ... Read more...

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Chinese ship wreckage spotted off Orissa coast


June 15th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 15 (IANS) Wildlife officials have spotted the wreckage of a Chinese ship along the Orissa coast, officials said Wednesday.The medium-range fishing vessel, believed to have sunk off the ... Read more...

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Indian Navy saves Chinese ship from pirates (Roundup)


May 6th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Prompt action by the Indian Navy staved off a pirate attack on a Chinese cargo vessel far out in the Arabian Sea, forcing the brigands ... Read more...

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China sends warship to escort cargo attacked by pirates


November 22nd, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov 22 (ANI): China has reportedly sent three warships to escort a Chinese cargo ship, which was attacked earlier by pirates in the Arabian Sea near Oman, according to the China ... Read more...

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China sends warships to escort ship from pirates


November 22nd, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 22 (IANS) China has sent three warships to escort a Chinese cargo ship that was attacked by the pirates in the Arabian Sea, a media report said Monday.The China Maritime ... Read more...

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Hijacked Chinese ship released off Somali coast


December 28th, 2009 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 28 (DPA) A Chinese cargo ship was released off the coast of Somalia on Monday, more than two months after it was hijacked, state media reported. The De Xin Hai was ... Read more...

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Chinese ship with 25 onboard hijacked in Indian Ocean


October 20th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Brussels, Oct.20 (ANI): A Chinese bulk carrier -- De Xin Hai -- has been hijacked in the Indian Ocean with 25 Chinese aboard.The Xinhua news agency quoted an official John Harbour, as ... Read more...

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Chinese ship adrift off Mangalore coast, crew rescued


July 18th, 2009 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 18 (IANS) A Chinese ship carrying 13,000 tonnes of iron ore is adrift in choppy waters of the Arabian sea off the Mangalore coast and the Indian Coast Guard planes ... Read more...

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China adopting a more aggressive military stance, say US officials


March 11th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.11 (ANI): Defense Intelligence Agency Director Lt. Gen. Michael Maples and National Intelligence Director Dennis Blair have respectively told the US Congress that Somalia''s extremist al-Shabaab is poised to formally ... Read more...

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China summons Russian officials over sinking of cargo ship (Lead)


February 20th, 2009 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 20 (DPA) China's foreign ministry Friday said it had summoned Russian officials to express its dissatisfaction over the handling of an incident in which a Chinese cargo ship sank after ... Read more...

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Moscow blames Chinese ship’s captain for sinking


February 20th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 20 (RIA Novosti) The captain of a Chinese cargo ship, which sank off Russia's Pacific coast Sunday killing eight crewmembers, is to blame for the tragedy, the Russian foreign ministry ... Read more...

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Search on for missing Chinese sailors in Russian waters (Lead)


February 19th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 19 (Xinhua) A search is on for the missing Chinese sailors in the Russian waters after their cargo vessel sank Sunday, while Moscow has also launched an investigation into the ... Read more...

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Seven missing after Russia sinks Chinese cargo ship


February 19th, 2009 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 19 (IANS) Seven Chinese sailors are missing after a cargo ship sank in Russian waters near Japan, media reports said Thursday. Three of the 10 Chinese sailors onboard were saved but ... Read more...

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Indian submarine, Chinese ship in standoff near Somalia: Chinese media


February 4th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore/New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) An Indian submarine and two Chinese warships on an anti-piracy mission were recently locked in a tense standoff in the waters off Somalia, Chinese media reports said ... Read more...

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Chinese ship rescued from pirates off Somalian coast


December 18th, 2008 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Dec 17 (Xinhua) An international navy ship rescued a Chinese ship from a group of Somali pirate in the Gulf of Aden, a regional maritime official confirmed Wednesday.Andrew Mwangura, East Africa's ... Read more...

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Hijacked Chinese ship crewmembers fine: Pirate leader (Lead)


November 14th, 2008 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, Nov 14 (Xinhua) All the 24 crewmembers on board the Chinese fishing ship, which has been hijacked by pirates off southern Somalia, are "fine", a pirate leader told a radio station ... Read more...

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Gunmen hijacks Chinese ship off Kenyan coast


November 14th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 14 (Xinhua) A group of gunmen suspected to be Somali pirates Friday hijacked a Chinese fishing ship off the Kenyan coast, a source with China's transport ministry said. According to ... Read more...

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Chinese arms ship leaves Luanda after offloading building supplies


May 7th, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by admin
DPA Johannesburg, May 7 (DPA) The controversial Chinese ship carrying arms for the beleaguered government of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe left the Angolan port of Luanda after offloading cement and construction material, unions ... Read more...

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Partial recount of votes in Zimbabwe election underway


April 19th, 2008 - 4:41 pm ICT by admin
DPA Harare/Johannesburg, April 19 (DPA) A controversial recount of votes cast in last month's Zimbabwean elections, in which opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai is claiming victory over incumbent President Robert Mugabe, got underway Saturday ... Read more...

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Ship with arms for Zimbabwe flees Durban port: report


April 19th, 2008 - 12:45 pm ICT by admin
DPA Johannesburg, April 19 (DPA) A Chinese ship that was carrying arms for Zimbabwe hurriedly left Durban harbour in South Africa after a local court ordered that its cargo could not be transported ... Read more...

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