Fitzgerald’s lieutenant cleared of wrongdoing

No one in the US Navy (USN) can forget the night of 17 June 2017 when USS Fitzgerald, an Arleigh Burke-guided missile destroyer, was hit and spun around by the large Philippine-flagged cargo vessel, ACX Crystal, in open waters some 129 […]

Foreign Minister: Detained crew not Malaysians

Malaysia’s Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah has clarified that 16 seafarers detained by Iranian authorities for alleged fuel smuggling are not Malaysians, contrary to earlier media reports. Iran’s Revolutionary Guards had, on 30 December 2019, detained […]