Thursday, January 24, 2013

Retired Argentine Warship Sinks While Moored

An Argentine navy warship made famous for its role in the Falklands War has sunk, Argentina’s Navy confirmed this week. According to a Navy statement,

January 24, 2013
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Thursday, December 27, 2012

Wide-Roaming Chinese Fishing Vessels a Cause for Concern

By Chuin-Wei Yap And Sameer Mohindru China’s growing hunger for seafood is testing relations with other countries and worrying foreign officials and

December 27, 2012
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Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Argentina Nabs Two Chinese Ships on Illegal Fishing Charges

By Shane Romig BUENOS AIRES–Argentina’s coast guard has detained two Chinese ships as it steps up efforts to prevent illegal fishing in its waters.

December 26, 2012
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Friday, October 19, 2012

Tall Ship Detention: Argentina Does Not Negotiate With “Vulture Funds”

BUENOS AIRES–Argentina’s government pledged on Friday to exhaust all legal measures to free a navy training ship detained in Ghana at the request

October 19, 2012
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Thursday, October 4, 2012

Argentina Gets Schooled on What Happens When You Don’t Pay Your Debts

(Bloomberg) — Argentina received a reminder this week that the consequences of reneging on its creditors extend far beyond the bond market. A court in

October 4, 2012
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Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Argentina to Ghana: You’re Not Keeping Our Tall Ship

(Bloomberg) — Argentina’s Foreign Ministry accused a Ghanaian court of violating rules of diplomatic immunity after it blocked an Argentine naval

October 3, 2012
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Monday, May 14, 2012
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At Least Six Die in Argentine Barge Crash, Search for Missing Continues

The Buenos Aires Herald reports six sailors on board the sand barge “Río Turbio,” are confirmed dead following a collision in the early

May 14, 2012
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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
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Damen Tugboat Delivered from China to Buenos Aires on Her Own Bottom

After what must have been a rather miserable 2-month delivery from China, Argentinian towage and harbor company Remolcadores Unidos Argentinos (RUA) has just

February 29, 2012
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