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Wichita EagleHomeland security secretary says ports a terrorism priorityWichita EagleMembers of the Coast Guard's new California-based Maritime Safety and Security Team descended from helicopters with assault rifles and stormed the ship. Kelly watched from a deck above as they charged up stairwells ...
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Wichita EagleHomeland security secretary says ports a terrorism priorityWichita EagleSecurity at shipping ports around the U.S., including testing containers and vessels for biological and radiological hazards, is a top priority to preventing terrorism, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly sa...
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Wichita EagleHomeland security secretary says ports a terrorism priorityWichita EagleSecurity at shipping ports around the U.S., including testing containers and vessels for biological and radiological hazards, is a top priority to preventing terrorism, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly sa...
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The Maritime ExecutiveTending Buoys and Defending FreedomThe Maritime Executive... distinction in every major American conflict and 2003's Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) proved no exception to this rule. In OIF, the Coast Guard excelled in its specialties of port security, coastal and environmental s...
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Mwani Qatar working to expand direct maritime linesHellenic Shipping News WorldwideThe port consists of several terminals with different capacity, including a general cargo and grain terminal, car receiving station, cattle station, coastal security ship station and marine support station. It also in...
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Sri Lanka's bilateral security and defense relationship with the US continued to grow in 2016 - ReportColombo PageJuly 20, Washington, DC: Although Sri Lanka's counterterrorism cooperation and training with the United States in 2016 was limited, the bilateral security and defense relationship contin...
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Hellenic Shipping News WorldwideCyber securityHellenic Shipping News WorldwideAcross the global maritime community, ports, vessels and facilities are increasingly connected to and dependent on cyber systems. Failure to anticipate and prepare for a cyber incident may have significant consequences. Ma...
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Foreign Policy (blog)Trump's Budget Would Leave US Ports Open to Nuclear ThreatForeign Policy (blog)Determining that ports were “susceptible to large scale acts of terrorism,” Congress established the Port Security Grant Program in October 2002 to fund radiation detection scanners, security systems ...
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