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"Meanwhile, the Malacca Straits is way too congested to the point that the chokepoint led to the collision between an American ship and an oil tanker," he said, referring to the collision between the USS John S McCain with the Liberian merchant vessel Alnic MC in August last year. The Strait of Malacca is ...

Rescuers searching for the missing crew members of a capsized dredger off Malaysia found one body from inside the ship on Saturday morning, as death toll from the tragedy rose to two since the sand dredger capsized off the southern state of Johor in the Malacca Strait on Wednesday morning.
MUAR, Malaysia, March 23 (Xinhua) -- More divers are expected to enter a capsized sand dredger on Friday in the Malacca Strait near Malaysia to search for the missing crew members believed to be trapped inside the ship, search and rescue officials said. Divers conducted search inside the ship ...
The Malacca Straits Coordinated Patrol (MALSINDO) is reflective of such efforts to use joint resources to repel piracy. MALSINDO was started by the littoral states in the Strait of Malacca, Malaysia, Singapore, and Indonesia, in 2004. It is complemented by the “Eye in the Sky” (EiS) mechanism, which is one ...
SINGAPORE - The second phase of a joint survey aimed at mapping the Strait of Malacca and the waters around Singapore started on Monday (March 5). Conducted by Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia, the initiative follows the signing of an agreement by the three countries at the 10th Cooperation ...
Just as there's a bucket list of famous mountains for mountain climbers, the Straits of Malacca is basically the Everest of open water swimming events. Okay, maybe not Everest, but more like the Kinabalu of OWS. The most common route is the traffic-heavy seas between the shores of Pulau Rupat, ...
Photo provided by Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency on March 21, 2018 shows rescuers working on the capsized sand mining vessel in the waters off Malaysia in the Malacca Strait. A sand mining vessel capsized Wednesday in the waters off Malaysia in the Malacca Strait, leaving at least one dead ...


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