Rescue operation under way after cargo ship sinks off Greece coast | News

Only one of 14 crew members found from the sunk cargo ship Raptor as Storm Oliver pummels the Mediterranean coast. A major rescue operation is under way after a cargo ship carrying 14 crew members and a load of salt, sank off the coast of Lesbos island in Greece as high-speed winds tilted the vessel … Read more

Israeli-owned ship targeted in suspected drone attack: Reports | Israel-Palestine conflict News

The vessel reportedly had its tracker turned off, a sign that crew members likely expected a threat in the region. A suspected drone attack has hit a container ship owned by an Israeli businessman in the Indian Ocean, according to a United States defence official. The attack was likely carried out using an Iranian-made Shahed-136 … Read more

Three-Year Cruise Officially Canceled After Failed Ship Purchase; Passengers Must Wait Months For Refunds

Passengers who were looking forward to sailing on the three-year cruise have been left in limbo after the voyage was officially canceled.  The embattled Life at Sea Cruise faced a significant hurdle in October 2023 when it announced that it still hadn’t secured a ship yet. However, they assured passengers that they were still on … Read more

US considers redesignating Houthis as ‘terror’ group after ship seizure | Israel-Palestine conflict News

White House had reversed designation against rebel group in 2021 to help get aid to war-torn Yemen. The White House says it is considering redesignating Yemen’s Houthi rebels as a “terrorist” group after they claimed the seizure of a commercial ship in the Red Sea. United States National Security Council spokesperson John Kirby on Tuesday … Read more

What’s the impact of the Houthis hijacking a ship in the Red Sea? | Israel-Palestine conflict

The Iran-backed Houthis say the move was a response to Israel’s assault on Gaza. A partly Israeli-owned cargo vessel has been hijacked by Yemen’s Houthi rebels in the Red Sea. The Iran-backed Houthis say the move was a response to Israel’s assault on Gaza. Israel described the incident as an “Iranian act of terrorism”. Tehran … Read more

Yemen’s Houthi rebels seize cargo ship in Red Sea, Israel blames Iran | Israel-Palestine conflict News

Yemen’s Houthis say they have taken control of an Israeli-owned ship in the southern Red Sea, with Israel describing the incident as an “Iranian act of terrorism” with consequences for international maritime security. A Houthi military spokesman confirmed to Al Jazeera on Sunday that its fighters hijacked the British-owned and Japanese-operated cargo ship. At least … Read more

Ukraine says Russia struck civilian ship near Odesa | Russia-Ukraine war News

A missile has hit a civilian vessel in the Black Sea region, killing one and injuring four, the army says. Russia has fired a missile at a Liberia-flagged civilian ship entering a port in the Black Sea region of Odesa, according to the Ukrainian army. A harbour pilot was killed and four of the ship’s … Read more

US protesters block ship allegedly carrying weapons to Israel | Israel-Palestine conflict

NewsFeed Hundreds of pro-Palestinian protesters calling for a ceasefire in Gaza tried to block a ship at a port in the US state of Washington. They say the vessel is bound for Israel and is carrying weapons and other military hardware. Published On 7 Nov 20237 Nov 2023

Life At Sea’s Three-Year Cruise Postponed Due To Not Having A Ship

Remember the three-year cruise that was supposed to set sail this year? Well, it’s been postponed since the excursion has yet to secure a vessel. Life At Sea announced earlier this year that they’d be offering a three-year cruise for $30,000 annually. The ship was supposed to carry passengers to 135 countries across all seven … Read more

Fishing trawler frees stranded luxury cruise ship in Greenland | News

A luxury cruise ship that was stuck in a remote part of Greenland for three days after running aground with 206 people on board has been pulled free by a fishing trawler. The Ocean Explorer cruise vessel was refloated on Thursday, the Danish navy and ship owner said, after having been stuck since Monday in … Read more