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Friday, February 28, 2020

(Ops) ARABIAN SEA – US warship in Arabian Sea seizes suspected Iranian weapons

https://news.usni.org/2020/02/13/video-uss-normandy-seizes-cache-ofiranian-made-weapons-in-arabian-sea USS Normandy seized weapons believed to be of Iranian "design and manufacture", including 150 anti-tank guided missiles and three Iranian surface-to-air missiles. The military said the guided-missile cruiser Normandy boarded a dhow, a traditional sailing...

(News) OMAN – Fish consignments through this port in Oman is restricted

https://timesofoman.com/article/2730050/Oman/Fish-consignmentsthrough-this-port-in-Oman-is-restricted The Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries has issued a ministerial decision to prevent the entry and exit of fish consignments through the Khatamat Malaha port. The decision has excluded the entry of fish consignments...

(Ops) PAKISTAN – Narcotics-laden boat seized off Gwadar Coast

https://nation.com.pk/12-Feb-2020/narcotics-laden-boat-seized-offgwadar-coast Pakistan Navy (PN) ship, operating under Regional Maritime Security Patrols (RMSP), in a joint operation with Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) intercepted and confiscated a narcotics laden fishing boat in the southeast of Gwadar...

(News) INDIAN OCEAN – Dryad Global: Extra security for Indian Ocean shipping no longer...

https://www.defenceweb.co.za/featured/extra-security-for-indian-ocean-shipping-no-longer-justified-as-east-african-piracy-drops/ As the threat of piracy off the East Coast of Africa declines, the significant security costs for transits in the Indian Ocean and through the Red Sea are no longer justified, according to risk...

(News) GULF OF ADEN – Suspicious approaches

http://Mercury/IMSC SENTINEL A skiff with 4 or 6 POBs approached the tanker MT LAYLA at high speed with a gap of 1 to 2 NM at POS 11-58.9N 044-02.5E. Seven other skiffs were also spotted...
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