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Posted: about 1 year ago

Iran Seizes Another Tanker for Allegedly Smuggling Fuel

The ship vessel was reportedly smuggling 250,000 liters of diesel fuel to the United Arab Emirates. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Report: Iran Seizes Iraqi Oil Tanker Smuggling Fuel in Persian Gulf

Iranian officials said that the tanker was carrying around 700,000 liters of fuel. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Philippines Stops Human Smuggling on Cruise Ship in Bataan

Philippine authorities have stopped a smuggling attempt of 139 persons aboard a cruise ship in Bataa...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Gard: Tanker Crews in Risk of Being Arrested off Libya

Gard urges tanker operators to carry out risk assessment before engaging in voyages to Libyan waters...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ITIC: People-Smuggling Scam Reappearing

ITIC sees reappearance of a scam whereby ship agents are being used to cover the movement of illegal...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

UK Sentences Turkish Sailors to 42 Years for Drug Smuggling

Two Turkish sailors have been jailed for a total of 42 years in relation to the largest ever seizure...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

EU Anti-Human-Smuggling Operation in the Mediterranean Enters Active Stage

The European Union has approved the start of the second phase of its anti-human-smuggling operation ...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

EU Anti-Human-Smuggling Operation in the Mediterranean Enters Active Stage

The European Union has approved the start of the second phase of its anti-human-smuggling operation ...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

EU Establishes EUNAVFOR Med

The EU Council has agreed to establish EUNAVFOR Med, a military operation to break the business mode...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Almost 2,000 Migrants Rescued off Malaysia and Indonesia

Indonesian authorities have intercepted a boat carrying around 400 migrants from Bangladesh and Myan...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Suspected Smugglers Arrested at Ashdod Port

Israeli police have arrested 17 employees of an unnamed international company operating at the Ashdo...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

US Authorities Intercept Cocaine Shipment off Puerto Rico

The U.S. authorities seized a 989 kilograms (2,176 pounds) cocaine shipment and apprehended thirteen...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

IOM: Migrant ”Ghost Ships” Here to Stay

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) says the spectre of large, disposable crafts bear...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Abandoned Vessel Found in Zakyntos Island

The Hellenic Coast Guard has found an abandoned vessel loaded with cigarettes in Zakyntos island whi...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Is Piracy Prosecution Model Applicable to Maritime Drug Smuggling?

In the last four years the traffic of heroin destined to Europe and North Africa has shifted dramati...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Heroin Laden Ship Blown Up

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta oversaw the operation to blow up the ship caught with the heroin hau...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Liberian-Flagged Bulker Busted for Cocaine Smuggling

The Colombian Navy has seized 39.8 kilograms of cocaine found aboard the Liberian-flagged bulk carri...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Spanish Navy’s Pride and Joy Used for Cocaine Smuggling

Spain’s Guardia Civil has discovered 127 kilograms (280 pounds) of cocaine on board the traini...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

UN Sanctions Operator of North Korean Ship Smuggling Arms

The U.N. Security Council committee has imposed sanctions on Ocean Maritime Management, operator of ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

EU Urges Libya to Prevent Migrant Tragedies at Sea

In the wake of the recent sinking of a migrant boat off the Libyan coast which took the toll of doze...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

HNLMS Groningen to Fight Drug Smuggling in Caribbean Waters

HNLMS Groningen left the port of Den Helder, on April 28th, bound for the Caribbean, where the patro...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Ghana Navy Moves to Counter Piracy and Drugs Smuggling in Gulf of Guinea

Ghana’s Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral GW Biekro, is convening a conference of senior inte...

Posted: over 6 years ago