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Nightly Blackouts and Pirate Drills on World Cruise

PHOTO: The Indian Ocean and nearby bodies of water face a higher threat of piracy.

Passengers aboard a 104-day luxury world cruise were forced to sail without lights for 10 days out of an abundance of caution. 402 more words

World Cruise

TCG Gökova Arrived In Qatar

On 1. August 2017, Turkish Gabya class frigate TCG Gökova arrived in Qatar. The ship is docked in Hamad Port, southeast of the capital Doha. 169 more words

Piracy

MAGNITUDE 4.5 GULF OF ADEN

https://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=608258

Subject to change

Depth: 10 km

Distances: 745 km E of Sanaa, Yemen / pop: 1,938,000 / local time: 07:23:41.2 2017-07-28
227 km SE of Al Mukallā, Yemen / pop: 259,000 / local time: 07:23:41.2 2017-07-28… 10 more words

Earthquake Alert

MAGNITUDE 4.5 GULF OF ADEN

https://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=608248

Subject to change

Depth: 10 km

Distances: 752 km E of Sanaa, Yemen / pop: 1,938,000 / local time: 06:54:40.3 2017-07-28
235 km SE of Al Mukallā, Yemen / pop: 259,000 / local time: 06:54:40.3 2017-07-28… 10 more words

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Somalia's President Vows Revenge on Al Shabaab After Deadly Attack -- "We must show no mercy."

By REUTERS

JUNE 9, 2017, 2:03 A.M. E.D.T.

MOGADISHU — Somalia’s president said late Thursday night the country’s army was in “hot pursuit” of Islamist group al Shabaab fighters after the insurgents’ assault on a military base in the Puntland region that left at least 38 people dead. 675 more words

TCG Giresun Escorts Turkish Aid Ship To Somalia

On 4. June 2017, bulk carrier M/V Sebat, left Turkey with 13 thousand tons of food and aid on board. The ship’s destination is Mogadishu, Somalia. 130 more words

Turkish Navy

The Somalia Oil Patch

(Excerpted from Chapter 13: USS Persian Gulf: Big Oil & Their Bankers…)

One African country which hadn’t gone along with Operation Desert Storm was Somalia.  1,983 more words

Dean Henderson