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Iranian navy saves US vessel from pirates


May 24th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 24 (IANS) Iranian naval forces have rescued an American commercial vessel that was attacked by several pirate boats near the Gulf of Aden, Press TV reported Thursday.The Public ... Read more...

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Chinese vessel attacked


January 15th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 15 (IANS) A Chinese commercial vessel was attacked by unidentified gunmen in Laos while returning to the country via the Mekong river, officials said Sunday.The Shengtai-11 vessel was ... Read more...

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Somali pirates release Bulgarian-flagged chemical product tanker after four months


September 9th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- Somali pirates on Thursday morning released the Bulgarian-flagged chemical product tanker Panega, European and Bulgarian officials confirmed. The ship, which was released east of Yemen in the Gulf ... Read more...

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U.S. Marines retake hijacked German-owned vessel off the coast of Somalia


September 9th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by BNO News
MANAMA, BAHRAIN (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. Marines boarded and seized control of a German-owned commercial vessel off the coast of Somalia on early Thursday morning, the U.S. Navy said. The vessel had ... Read more...

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North Korea detains Russian ship


February 24th, 2008 - 7:53 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Moscow, Feb 24 (RIA Novosti) North Korea Sunday said the Russian ship it had seized violated the country's maritime border, the Russian embassy in Seoul said. North Korean coast guards Saturday ... Read more...

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