Wednesday, February 19, 2014
News

Injured Indian Fishermen File Suit Over USNS Rappahannock Shooting

Three Indian fishermen injured when a U.S. naval ship fired on their boat off the United Arab Emirates in 2012 are launching a civil case against the Pentagon to seek compensation, their lawyers said on Wednesday.

February 19, 2014
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Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Blog

Documenting the Use of Deadly Force [OP/ED]

By Kevin Sorbello Every ship has a right to defend itself from attack.  Fire hoses, LRAD systems, small arms, professional security teams, or military security detachments provide alternatives to falling...

July 18, 2012
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Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Navy

U.S. Navy to Deal With Fishermen Shooting Fallout

The Indian Foreign Ministry on Tuesday called on the UAE and U.S. government to conduct a full investigation into Monday’s fatal shooting off the coast of Jebel Ali, UAE while...

July 17, 2012
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Monday, July 16, 2012
USNS Rappahannock
Interesting

Security Team on U.S. Navy Supply Ship Fires On Skiff Off Dubai, Killing One [UPDATED]

Update: The vessel fired on was a fishing boat whose owner is from the United Arab Emirates, according to Al Arabiya television. The fisherman who was killed and the three...

July 16, 2012
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