Ukraine War

Here is gCaptain’s full coverage of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.


Friday, January 27, 2023
Shipping

European Union to Consider Options to Curb Revenues from Russian Energy Exports

By Ewa Krukowska and Alberto Nardelli (Bloomberg) — The European Union is heading for intense talks in the coming days over how to further curb Russian

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Wednesday, January 25, 2023
Accidents

Turkish Cargo Ship Hit By Missile in Ukraine

ISTANBUL, Jan 25 (Reuters) – A Turkish-owned general cargo ship was struck by a missile in the port of the southern Ukrainian city of Kherson,

January 25, 2023
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Tuesday, January 24, 2023
Defense

Bulgaria Defuses Drifting Sea Mines Along Black Sea Coast

SOFIA, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Bulgaria’s navy on Tuesday defused a naval mine that had drifted close to its Black Sea coast, a day

January 24, 2023
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Friday, January 20, 2023
Russia's President Vladimir Putin at Navy Day Ceremony
Shipping

Why Seablindness, Not Putin, Could Be The Biggest Energy Threat

by John Konrad (gCaptain) Vladimir Putin’s attempts to destroy Ukraine have been met with powerful resistance, and his energy war against the West has

January 20, 2023
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Wednesday, January 4, 2023
Shipping

Ukraine Sees Speedier Inspections as Key to Black Sea Grain Deal

By Pavel Polityuk KYIV, Jan 4 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s efforts to increase exports under the Black Sea grain deal with Russia are currently

January 4, 2023
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Monday, January 2, 2023
US Navy humanitarian food aid ship
Shipping

A Deep Dive Into Shipping And Famine

This editorial dives deep into the devastating effects of shipping on global starvation. Uncover how the marine transportation of fertilizer and food is

January 2, 2023
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Wednesday, December 28, 2022
Shipping

Ship Insurers’ Exodus From Russia-Ukraine Trades Gathering Pace

By Alex Longley and Alaric Nightingale (Bloomberg) — A host of shipping insurers altered their policies for 2023 to exclude claims linked to Russia’s

December 28, 2022
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Shipping

Ship Insurers to Cancel War Cover for Russia, Ukraine from January 1

By Carolyn Cohn and Jonathan Saul LONDON, Dec 28 (Reuters) – Ship insurers said they are cancelling war risk cover across Russia, Ukraine and

December 28, 2022
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Sunday, December 11, 2022
Ports

Ukraine Port Of Odesa Not Operating After Russian Drone Attack

By Pavel Polityuk KYIV, Dec 11 (Reuters) – The Ukrainian port of Odesa was not operating on Sunday after the latest Russian attack on the

December 11, 2022
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Saturday, December 10, 2022
Navy

Romania Defuses Mine Drifting Near Its Black Sea Shore

BUCHAREST, Dec 10 (Reuters) – Romania’s navy carried out a controlled explosion on Saturday of a naval mine that had drifted

December 10, 2022
Total Views: 1225

Wednesday, November 16, 2022
LNG carrier with letters L N G on side
Shipping

America’s Unfinished LNG Export Projects Race to Meet Demand from Fuel-Starved Europe

By Sergio Chapa (Bloomberg) — It’s been eight months since Russia invaded Ukraine, sending global commodity prices soaring and forcing

November 16, 2022
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Tuesday, November 15, 2022
Russian Oil Tankers
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Russian Oil Output to Fall 1.4 Million Bpd Next Year as EU Ban Takes Effect – IEA

By Noah Browning LONDON, Nov 15 (Reuters) – Russian oil output is set to fall 1.4 million barrels per day(bpd) next year after a European Union ban on

November 15, 2022
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Sunday, November 6, 2022
News

Ukraine Says Russia Destroying Civilian Ships On River In Southern Standoff

KYIV, Nov 6 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s army accused Russia on Sunday of the large-scale destruction of civilian vessels moored on the banks of the

November 6, 2022
Total Views: 4362

Friday, November 4, 2022
Russian Oil Tankers
Shipping

G7 Agree to Fixed Price Cap on Russian Oil By Sea -Sources

By Andrea Shalal, Noah Browning and Timothy Gardner WASHINGTON/LONDON, Nov 4 (Reuters) – The Group of Seven rich nations and Australia have

November 4, 2022
Total Views: 1238

Sunday, October 30, 2022
Shipping

U.N., Turkey, Ukraine Press Ahead With Black Sea Grain Deal Despite Russian Pullout

KYIV/NEW YORK, Oct 31 (Reuters) – The United Nations, Turkey and Ukraine pressed ahead to implement a Black Sea grain deal and agreed on a transit plan

October 30, 2022
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Maritime Security Incidents

What Is Known About The Drone Attack On Crimea?

LONDON, Oct 30 (Reuters) – Russia suspended participation in the U.N.-brokered Black Sea grain deal after what it said was a Ukrainian drone attack

October 30, 2022
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Saturday, October 29, 2022
Offshore

Russian Claims UK Navy Blew Up Nord Stream, London Denies Involvement

LONDON, Oct 29 (Reuters) – Russia’s defense ministry said on Saturday that British navy personnel blew up the Nord Stream gas

October 29, 2022
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Monday, October 24, 2022
Ellie M, a Marshall Islands-flagged cargo ship carrying Ukrainian corn, waits for the inspection at the anchorage area of the Bosphorus southern entrance in Istanbul, Turkey
Shipping

Ukraine Accuses Russia of Blocking Full Grain Shipping Capacity

by Ronald Popeski (Reuters) Ukraine said seven vessels sailed off from its ports on Sunday carrying grain bound for Asia and Europe, but accused Russia of

October 24, 2022
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Saturday, October 22, 2022
Ports

How Water Has Been Weaponised In Ukraine

By Jonathan Landay MYKOLAIV, Ukraine, Oct 22 (Reuters) – Sveta has no doubt about why the Ukrainian-held southern city of Mykolaiv, a

October 22, 2022
Total Views: 2339

Monday, October 17, 2022
port of Berdiansk fire
Navy

OP-ED Russian Navy Will Keep Attacking Transportation Infrastructure

OP-ED by Benjamin Jensen (American University, TheConversation) In response to massive battlefield setbacks, Russia has increased its attacks in Ukraine on

October 17, 2022
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