Thursday, June 15, 2017

FBI to Probe False ‘Dirty Bomb’ Threat Aboard Maersk Memphis

By Harriet McLeod CHARLESTON, S.C., June 15 (Reuters) – The FBI on Thursday said it was investigating a false threat that a “dirty bomb” was on a container ship at...

June 15, 2017
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Maritime News

Port of Charleston Terminal Reopened After ‘Dirty Bomb’ Threat

June 15 (Reuters) – A terminal at the Port of Charleston in South Carolina will reopen and the safety zone has been lifted, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Thursday,...

June 15, 2017
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Update: Officials Clear ‘Potential Threat’ Aboard Maersk Containership in Port of Charleston

Update 1: The Unified Command has determined that there is no existing threat to the Port of Charleston after scanning four containers where the “potential threat” was posed. The terminal...

June 15, 2017
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