Tag: pirate attack

Maritime security the Seychelles way

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- May 25, 2019 02:42

Africa’s smallest nation is setting a standard for safe sustainable seas through the prosecution of pirates, international maritime cooperation, and proactive measures to protect its exclusive economic zone. As the ... Read More

African pirates attack ship with Russian crew, kidnap six sailors

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019 23:20

The pirates attacked the Panama-flagged ship MSC Mandy with a Russian crew off the coast of Benin in West Africa. According to Russia’s Maritime and River Transport agency and the ... Read More

Somali Pirates Attack German Cruise Ship

editor editor- April 26, 2009 11:07

Saturday night saw a night mare scenario unfold for the passengers and crew of German cruiseliner MS Melody‚ in the Indian Ocean waters hundreds of kilometres off the coast. Read More

Cruise ship will evacuate to avoid pirate attack

editor editor- December 10, 2008 02:19

Berlin – A German cruise ship plans to evacuate passengers in Yemen and fly them to the next port of call Wednesday to avoid any possible encounters with pirates off ... Read More