The Australian government may have broken Australian, Indonesian, and international maritime laws if it has, as reported, paid human traffickers to sail their boats away from Australian waters, human rights activists told Quartz. 640 more words
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China is dredging waters off it’s coast and expanding its land mass. The US is nervous because they believe it is a ‘ploy’ to create a greater military presence over the waters which the US claims are international. 686 more words
The news this week that Iran had seized an American cargo ship initially seemed certain to derail the tentative peace negotiations which have gotten further than ever before in recent months. 684 more words
There isn’t much missing from The Washington Post article, “U.S. Dispatches Destroyer After Iran Boards Commercial Ship”. In fact, the piece is packed full of facts and specifics that command attention because the audience is reminded of the U.S’s military rivals and the vulnerability of maritime vessels. 150 more words
Argentina and the UK are going another round in their never-ending Malvinas/Falkands territorial dispute.