Tag: pirates

Maritime security the Seychelles way

Maritime security the Seychelles way

Africa’s smallest nation is setting a standard for safe sustainable seas through the prosecution of ... Read More

Love to everyone from an isle of many souls and one heart

Love to everyone from an isle of many souls and one heart

Jamaica is both a place and a state of mind.  Read More

African pirates attack ship with Russian crew, kidnap six sailors

African pirates attack ship with Russian crew, kidnap six sailors

The pirates attacked the Panama-flagged ship MSC Mandy with a Russian crew off the coast ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from ... Read More

Traveling through Guam on a cultural ride

Many tourists today are looking for cultural experiences during their travels. They want to eat ... Read More

Former Seychellois hostages return home

Former Seychellois hostages return home

The two Seychellois former hostages, Rolly Tambara and Marc Songoire, have arrived safely in Seychelles ... Read More

Amisom forces pressure prompts release of UK hostage in Somalia

Amisom forces pressure prompts release of UK hostage in Somalia

(eTN) - Judith Tebbutt, abducted by Somali terrorists of the Al Shabab movement in September ... Read More

Piracy threatens Gulf cruise trade

Piracy threatens Gulf cruise trade

High security costs incurred because of piracy are holding back the growth of the cruise ... Read More

Tanzanian army arrests seven Somali pirates in a foiled ship attack

Tanzanian army arrests seven Somali pirates in a foiled ship attack

TANZANIA (eTN) - As Somali piracy continues terrorizing countries bordering the east coast of the ... Read More

Seychelles clarifies facts of Chandler pirate kidnapping

Seychelles clarifies facts of Chandler pirate kidnapping

Following the story on the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) News website on September 5, 2011, ... Read More

United fight against Indian Ocean piracy

United fight against Indian Ocean piracy

The Seychelles government has finalized an agreement with Danish authorities on the transfer of suspected ... Read More

Four fisherman captured by pirates rescued

Four fisherman captured by pirates rescued

Seychellois fishermen Frank Orphe, Bernard Reginald, Beatty Soufe, and Angelin Dorizo are on their way ... Read More

Seychelles and Somalia sign MOU on piracy

Seychelles and Somalia sign MOU on piracy

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) regarding transfer of sentenced individuals was signed yesterday between Seychelles ... Read More

Seychelles sends 9 pirate suspects to Netherlands for trial

Seychelles sends 9 pirate suspects to Netherlands for trial

While patroling the waters of Seychelles and off the coast of Somalia, 9 suspected pirates ... Read More

Security Council urges establishment of specialized courts to try pirates

Security Council urges establishment of specialized courts to try pirates

Recognizing the need for further steps to boost anti-piracy efforts, the Security Council today decided ... Read More