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  1. Iran Seizes Cargo Ship in Strait of HormuzRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Payvand News of Iran

    Iranian forces have seized a cargo ship traveling under the flag of the Pacific island nation of the Marshall Islands. The Pentagon says the ship remains off the coast of Iran as the U.S. military monitors the situation.

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  2. Crew of ship seized by Iran is safe, company says, but motive is unclearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Fox News

    The operator of a cargo ship boarded by Iranian forces as it was traversing the Strait of Hormuz said Wednesday that the crew onboard the ship is safe, but the company is still trying to determine why the ship was seized by Iran. The Marshall Islands-flagged MV Maresk Tigris was en route Wednesday to Bandar Abbas, the main port for Iran's navy, under escort by Iranian patrol boats, according to Maersk Line, the company that had chartered it.

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  3. Marshall Islands MomentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | New York Sun

    The Gods of Irony certainly were on their game when they had the Iranians interrupt their plot to acquire an atomic bomb so they could seize a ship flying the flag of the Marshall Islands. The Marshalls are levying a lawsuit at the Hague against the nine nuclear powers* for failing to live up to their obligations to reduce their arsenals and prevent nuclear proliferation.

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  4. Iran seizes commercial shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... patrol and reconnaissance aircraft to observe and monitor the situation, Warren told reporters. The ship, a Marshall Islands-flagged vessel, was transiting the Strait into the Persian Gulf on an internationally recognized maritime route when the the ...

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  5. A timely message from IranRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | Power Line

    Omri Ceren provides this email update on today's developments in the Persian Gulf, reported in this brief Reuters story : It's been a busy two hours, but some clarity is starting to emerge about the Iranian seizure of a cargo vessel in the Strait of Hormuz. The vessel is the M/V Maersk Tigris and sails under a Marshall Islands flag.

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  6. Al-Arabiya reports Iranian forces seize US cargo ship,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Hot Air

    Breaking: Al-Arabiya reports Iranian forces seize US cargo ship, Pentagon confirms; Update: Marshall Islands-flagged ship; Update: DOD: Ship was in Iranian waters; Update: Released? Bloomberg and Reuters are picking up on this report from al-Arabiya, which at least thus far appears unconfirmed by other sources. As Bloomberg's anchor notes here, though, the Iranian foreign minister has just made an unplanned change to his schedule: Iranian forces seized a U.S. cargo vessel, Saudi-owned Arabiya television reported, without saying where it obtained the information.

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  7. University of Hawai'i...Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | Samoa News

    The Salvadoran fisherman's drift from Mexico to Ebon Atoll in the Marshall Islands has been supported by computer models at the University of Hawai'i. Although Jose Salvador Alvarenga's more than one-year voyage sparked skepticism when he appeared last month, his story matches simulations of a computer model developed at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa's International Pacific Research Center.

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  8. Philippines: China Intimidating Its Fishing BoatsRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Marine News

    ... as been loaded out of its dock hall in Glasgow ahead of its first sea voyage to Rosyth. The Republic of the Marshall Islands (Marshall Islands) Monday issued an emailed press release calling for the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to set

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  9. UN: EU Should Do More in Med Migrant CrisisRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Marine News

    ... g the USS Theodore Roosevelt and other ships, reports the AP. According to this report, The Republic of the Marshall Islands (Marshall Islands) Monday issued an emailed press release calling for the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to set

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  10. Obituaries | 4-21-15Read the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | West Hawaii Today

    ... Aiti, 53, of Kailua-Kona died April 10, 2015, at Hospice's Nakamaru Hale. Born Jan. 5, 1962, in Ailuk, Marshall Islands, he was a maintenance man. Friends may call at 3 p.m. April 25 at Naalehu County Cemetery for a 4 p.m. graveside service. Family ...

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  11. 'Row around Singapore Island' Takes off todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Marine News

    ... Jon Are Gummedal as new CEO of the company, says a statement from the company. The Republic of the Marshall Islands (Marshall Islands) Monday issued an emailed press release calling for the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to set The U.S. ...

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  12. Marshall Islands Urges Cap on Shipping EmissionsRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Marine News

    The Republic of the Marshall Islands Monday issued an emailed press release calling for the International Maritime Organization to set a new global target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the international shipping industry. The tiny South Pacific nation is the world's third biggest shipping registry, but is increasingly threatened by rising sea levels linked to climate change.

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  13. U.S. To Host Major Economies Forum on Energy and C...Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Scoop

    ... also invited to this meeting, including Angola, Maldives, Mali, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Republic of the Marshall Islands, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Switzerland, and Turkey. Details of press opportunities will be provided in a Notice to the Press. ...

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  14. Pollet to Lead R&D at Coldharbour MarineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Marine News

    ... and Snake River service In a submission to the International Maritime Organization, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, currently the world's third largest shipping registry, has called Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd cut its adjusted profit forecast ...

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  15. Biloxi Industrial Seaway Closed Due to LandslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Marine News

    ... reopening of the waterway. In a submission to the International Maritime Organization, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, currently the world's third largest shipping registry, has called CTruk has won an order for two more of its 22m ...

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  16. Marshall Islands Calls for New Emissions TargetRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Marine News

    In a submission to the International Maritime Organization, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, currently the world's third largest shipping registry, has called for the setting of a new global target for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping, a growing sector currently left out of international climate negotiations. The Marshall Island's Minister of Foreign Affairs Tony de Brum issued the following statement regarding the submission to the Maritime Environment Protection Committee's 68th session in May: "The goal of keeping global temperature rise under 1.5 to 2 degrees Celsius requires action from all countries, and all sectors of the global economy.

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  17. Marshall calls for new global target to reduce gas emissionRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | Fiji Times

    Update: 1:00PM THE Republic of the Marshall Islands, in a submission to the International Maritime Organisation, has called on countries to set new global target for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping, a growing sector currently left out of international climate negotiations. Currently the world's third largest shipping registry, Marshall Islands Minister of Foreign Affairs Tony de Brum issued the following statement regarding the submission to the Maritime Environment Protection Committee's 68th session in May. The goal of keeping global temperature rise under 1.5 to 2 degrees Celsius requires action from all countries, and all sectors of the global economy.

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  18. Former Congressman Faleomavaega Speaks at ASCCRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | Scoop

    ... of Free Association model currently in use by the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau, all former territories that have gained a higher level of autonomy while still retaining an ...

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  19. The Banyan Tree Leadership Forum with Tony de Brum, Foreign Minister of the Marshall IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | CSIS

    The CSIS Pacific Partners Initiative is pleased to invite you to a discussion with His Excellency Tony de Brum , Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Marshall Islands. As the chief diplomat of one of the world's lowest lying atoll nations, Minister de Brum will discuss the security implications of climate change and progress in negotiations towards a new global agreement, scheduled to be adopted at the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris later this year.

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  20. US Aerospace Command Shifting Its Communication Gear To Cold War Era...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | International Business Times

    ... minutes later 4,800 miles away from the Ronald Reagan Missile Site Kwajalein Atoll in the Republic of the Marshall Islands. The intercept took place approximately 10 minutes after the interceptor was launched, at an altitude in excess of 140 miles ...

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