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Decision to stage America’s Cup in Barcelona vindicated, Team NZ says

Stuff 19 Jul 2024
The team’s chief executive Grant Dalton says the decision to go offshore had paid off, with Team NZ picking up a significant contribution towards its defence ....
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Fishermen relieved after scary encounter with Hurricane Beryl

Jamaica Star 09 Jul 2024
"We left on Saturday, and then when the hurricane came, we couldn't leave ... "Mi did think say mi ago dead ... Gooden said when members of the Jamaica Defence Force finally found them 25 miles offshore, the men were already in a relatively stable condition.
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UK’s new defence secretary rushes to bomb shelter during Ukraine attack

Metro UK 08 Jul 2024
The department said the UK’s commitment in April included 400 vehicles, 1,600 strike and air defence missiles, 4 million rounds of ammunition and 60 boats, including offshore raiding craft.
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UK’s new defence secretary has already been bundled into a bomb shelter on first Monday ...

Metro UK 08 Jul 2024
The department said the UK’s commitment in April included 400 vehicles, 1,600 strike and air defence missiles, 4 million rounds of ammunition and 60 boats, including offshore raiding craft.
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Labour ‘remains iron clad’ on Ukraine as Defence Secretary visits Odesa

AOL 07 Jul 2024
The department said the UK’s commitment in April included 400 vehicles, 1,600 strike and air defence missiles, 4 million rounds of ammunition and 60 boats, including offshore raiding craft.Raising defence spending.
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Defence Secretary directs officials to fast-track military support to Ukraine

AOL 07 Jul 2024
The department said the UK’s commitment in April included 400 vehicles, 1,600 strike and air defence missiles, 4 million rounds of ammunition and 60 boats, including offshore raiding craft.
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New Defence Secretary John Healey attends commemoration service in Ukraine with President Zelensky...

The Daily Mail 07 Jul 2024
The department said the UK's commitment in April included 400 vehicles, 1,600 strike and air defence missiles, 4 million rounds of ammunition and 60 boats, including offshore raiding craft. Admiral Sir Tony Radakin, Chief of the Defence Staff, said.
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Incoming Labour government must nix oil and gas windfall tax and allow offshore licensing, OEUK says

Splash24/7 05 Jul 2024
Industry body Offshore Energies UK (OEUK) has congratulated Labour leader Keir Starmer on his party’s win in the general election but has also expressed its concerns regarding the future of the country’s offshore industry.
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Hurricane Beryl sweeps past Jamaica and heads towards Mexico

The Times/The Sunday Times 04 Jul 2024
HMS Trent, an offshore patrol vessel, is expected to arrive this weekend, where the Ministry of Defence said her crew would be ready to “offer assistance with equipment and support to help communities affected by flooding and storm damage” ... Hurricane.
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Russian Attack Subs Reached As Far As Irish Sea Amid War In Ukraine As Putin ...

News18 02 Jul 2024
The second deployment took place recently, Bloomberg reported citing “people familiar with the matter.” Ireland's Defence ...
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Vice Admiral Emmanuel Ikechukwu Ogalla: Committed to Shaping the Nigerian Navy into a Competent, Ethical Naval Force 

This Day 02 Jul 2024
Notably, the NN has taken delivery of its second offshore survey vessel, 2 x 32m FPBs, and 2 x Helicopters (NNS CHALAWA P196- Seaward Defence Boat; N. NS ZUR P195 ,- Seaward Defence Boat; and NNS ...
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Government to begin construction on new warships despite not knowing the final cost or design

Canoe 28 Jun 2024
In an April 8 appearance before the Senate defence committee, National Defence procurement chief Troy Crosby pointed to ongoing problems with the Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships being built for the Royal Canadian Navy.
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Indian yard wins German MPP contract

Splash24/7 24 Jun 2024
The yard, which is under the administrative control of the Ministry of Defence, is best known for its defence shipbuilding as well as some offshore vessels ... .
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The UK can lead a new Anglosphere

New Statesman 19 Jun 2024
... some, though not all, of the traded-sector industry that has been lost to offshoring? Defence production in the context of Nato and the Anglo-American global relationship is one possibility.

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