maritime operation

maritime operation

An action performed by forces on, under, or over the sea to gain or exploit control of the sea or to deny its use to the enemy.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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KARACHI -- In an impeccable joint maritime operation, Pakistan Navy (PN) and Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) captured about three tonnes of hashish worth millions of dollars from a dhow in the North Arabian Sea on Wednesday.
ISLAMABAD -- In an impeccable joint maritime operation, Pakistan Navy and Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) on Wednesday captured approximately three tons of hashish worth millions of dollars from a dhow in the North Arabian Sea.
TEHRAN (FNA)- All 1,300 metric tons of chemicals removed from Syria by the international maritime operation have been delivered to destruction facilities outside the country, Director-General of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), Ahmet Uzumcu, said on Thursday.
The operation showed a marked increase in communication, allowing the Senegalese Maritime Operation Center to coordinate national efforts and bilateral efforts with The Gambia.
Several member states would like to go further and put together a proper ESDP maritime operation, allowing the dispatch and presence of ships to be coordinated, with two objectives: actively combat piracy and ensure the safety of ships in the World Food Programme.
In a joint maritime operation in Ormara town in Gwadar District in Balochistan, the Pakistan Navy and the Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) has captured approximately 1500 kilograms of hashish worth millions of dollars.
KARACHI -- In an impeccable joint maritime operation, Pakistan Navy and Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) captured approximately 03 tons of Hashish worth millions of dollars from a dhow in the North Arabian Sea, spokesperson Pakistan Navy told The Frontier Post.
KARACHI -- In an impeccable joint maritime operation, Pakistan Navy and Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) on Wednesday captured approximately three tons of hashish worth millions of dollars from a dhow in the North Arabian Sea.
ISLAMABAD -- In an impeccable joint maritime operation, Pakistan Navy and Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) captured approximately three tonnes of Hashish worth millions of dollars from a dhow in the North Arabian Sea.
Vice Admiral Stosz was briefed on the Maritime Operation Centre.
BRUSSELS, June 8 (KUNA) -- The Norwegian vessel Taiko, which is participating in the multinational maritime operation to remove chemicals from Syria, departed today for Finland and the United States to deliver its cargo of chemicals for destruction in those countries, the OPCW said in a press release in the Hauge Sunday.

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