South Korea military suffers outbreak aboard anti-piracy ship off Africa

CGTN published this video item, entitled “South Korea military suffers outbreak aboard anti-piracy ship off Africa” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-07-20/S-Korea-military-suffers-outbreak-aboard-anti-piracy-ship-off-Africa-122YSLs4zTy/index.html South Korea’s military has recorded its biggest cluster of COVID-19 infections to date. More than 80 percent of personnel aboard a destroyer on an anti-piracy patrol in the Gulf of Aden … Read more South Korea military suffers outbreak aboard anti-piracy ship off Africa

‘We found an $1.5m ambergris fortune in a sperm whale’s belly’ – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “‘We found an $1.5m ambergris fortune in a sperm whale’s belly’ – BBC News” – below is their description. A group of fishermen in Yemen came across a sperm whale carcass floating in the Gulf of Aden, netting them the life-changing sum of $1.5 million. Ambergris is made … Read more ‘We found an $1.5m ambergris fortune in a sperm whale’s belly’ – BBC News

PLA Navy’s Type 054A frigate in 60 seconds

CGTN published this video item, entitled “PLA Navy’s Type 054A frigate in 60 seconds” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-05-11/PLA-Navy-s-Type-054A-frigate-in-60-seconds-10aLtf9mptm/index.html The Type 054A frigate joined the People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) fleet in 2008. The ship has a fully loaded displacement of about 4,000 metric tons and is equipped with advanced radars and … Read more PLA Navy’s Type 054A frigate in 60 seconds

China sends new naval fleet on escort mission to Gulf of Aden

CGTN published this video item, entitled “China sends new naval fleet on escort mission to Gulf of Aden” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-01-17/China-sends-new-naval-fleet-on-escort-mission-to-Gulf-of-Aden-X82GJ5qCt2/index.html The 37th escort task force of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy set sail for the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia from Sanya City of south … Read more China sends new naval fleet on escort mission to Gulf of Aden

Chinese navy conducts hostage rescue drill in Gulf of Aden

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Chinese navy conducts hostage rescue drill in Gulf of Aden” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-12-11/Chinese-navy-conducts-hostage-rescue-drill-in-Gulf-of-Aden–W8OlHU4wGk/index.html China’s 36th PLA Navy Escort Task Group (ETG) recently carried out a sea and air coordinated hostage rescue drill in the western waters of the Gulf of Aden. The exercise was … Read more Chinese navy conducts hostage rescue drill in Gulf of Aden

Expert: China has actively participated in UN peacekeeping operations over past three decades

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Expert: China has actively participated in UN peacekeeping operations over past three decades” – below is their description. Zhang Junshe, a researcher at the Naval Research Academy, said that China, as a responsible power, has actively participated in UN peacekeeping operations over the past three decades. To date, the … Read more Expert: China has actively participated in UN peacekeeping operations over past three decades

Israeli Plane Flies Over Saudi Skies for the First Time

An El Al Israel Airlines Ltd. plane flew through Saudi Arabian airspace for the first time, a sign of the improving diplomatic relations in the region. Flight LY 971, the same digits as the United Arab Emirates’ international phone code, traveled over the kingdom to Abu Dhabi on Monday after the countries agreed earlier this … Read more Israeli Plane Flies Over Saudi Skies for the First Time

China’s 34th naval escort fleet returns after completing 171-day mission

The 34th escort fleet of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy returned to Sanya City, south China’s Hainan Province, on Wednesday, after completing escort mission in the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia. The navy of PLA’s Southern Theater Command held a welcome ceremony at a military port. The fleet also participated in … Read more China’s 34th naval escort fleet returns after completing 171-day mission

Dolphins play around Chinese naval escort fleet in Gulf of Aden

Members of the 35th escort fleet of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy were treated to a rare spectacle by a “superpod” of dolphins recently during their convoy mission in the Gulf of Aden. The dolphins frolicked around the naval warships during their replenishment, formation sailing and daily voyage. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA … Read more Dolphins play around Chinese naval escort fleet in Gulf of Aden

The Ethiopian migrants who make the desperate journey to Saudi Arabia via Yemen

Every day, thousands of Ethiopians set off on foot on a desperate 2,000-kilometre trek in the hope of reaching Saudi Arabia. Their route takes them across the Djibouti desert, the Red Sea and Yemen, a country ravaged by civil war. Every year, hundreds die of exhaustion in the desert or drown while crossing the Gulf of … Read more The Ethiopian migrants who make the desperate journey to Saudi Arabia via Yemen

Yemen: the forced march.

Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YouTubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 https://f24.my/YTliveEN Every day, thousands of Ethiopians set out by foot on a grinding, desperate 2000 kilometre trek in the hope of reaching Saudi Arabia. Their route takes them across the Djibouti desert, the Red Sea and a Yemen in … Read more Yemen: the forced march.

Japan’s ‘Takanami’ destroyer departs for Middle East mission to guard oil sea lanes

Japan’s Maritime Self-Defense Force “Takanami” destroyer left for the Middle East mission to guard sea lanes where Japan sources nearly 90 per cent of its crude oil. A ceremony marking the event was led by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was held at Yokosuka Naval Base, Kanagawa prefecture, on Sunday. The warship departed the naval … Read more Japan’s ‘Takanami’ destroyer departs for Middle East mission to guard oil sea lanes

HMAS Newcastle Completes Operation Southern Look Off Coast of Yemen

HMAS Newcastle has completed Focused Operation: Southern Look in the Gulf of Aden. The operation was centred between the ports of Al Mukalla and Ash Shi’hr in Yemen and took place in late August with co-operation from Turkish Frigate TCG Goksu. In an effort to better differentiate between normal maritime business and illegal activity such … Read more HMAS Newcastle Completes Operation Southern Look Off Coast of Yemen

Bad Weather Forecast for Gulf of Aden

A depression moving through the Arabian Sea is forecast to reach the Gulf of Aden by 10th / 11th November 2011. The cyclonic storm will see gusts of up to 85 kmph and very rough seas near the system centre. According to forecasts from the regional specialized meteorological centre in New Delhi, the storm is … Read more Bad Weather Forecast for Gulf of Aden

Seychelles: Government Agrees to Try Somali Pirates

The government of the Seychelles has agreed to try alleged Somali pirates. The will be the second centre, set up by the EU, for trials of sailors apprehended by the European Union Naval Force Somalia (EU NAV FOR). Kenya has already undertaken trials of alleged pirates with help from the EU. The move coincides with … Read more Seychelles: Government Agrees to Try Somali Pirates