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US, UK send warships to help Philippine relief efforts

The United States is sending an aircraft carrier to the Philippines to help speed up relief efforts after a typhoon killed an estimated 10,000 people in one city alone, with fears the toll could rise sharply as rescuers reach more devastated tow

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Iran's warships dock in Sudan

  Two Iranian warships docked in Sudan on Monday, Iran's official Irna news agency reported, less than a week after Khartoum accused Israel of attacking an arms factory in the Sudanese capital.  

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US, allies launch massive war games in Gulf

  Warships from around the world are being assembled in the Gulf for what the US military described as the most widely attended international naval exercise ever held in the Middle East.   The exerc

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Iran to build more ships, boost naval presence

The Iranian navy has announced plans to build more warships and increase its presence in international waters at a time of growing tension in the Middle East over Tehran's nuclear programme. Navy commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari s

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Warships in E Mediterranean ‘at any moment’

Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday Israel could not do whatever it wanted in the eastern Mediterranean and that Turkish warships could be there at any moment. 'Israel cannot do whatever it wants in the eastern Medit

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Israel sends extra warships to patrol Red Sea

Israel said it had sent two extra warships to patrol the Red Sea but it downplayed reports that they were connected to an Egyptian sweep of the Sinai peninsula for militants. A military official said the deployment was routine but dec

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US warships move towards Libya; Gaddafi defiant

Two US warships were passing through the Suez Canal on their way to waters off Libya on Wednesday as Western nations exerted diplomatic and military pressure on Muammar Gaddafi to step down. The United States said Libya could sink into civ

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Warships track US hostage floating to Somalia

MOGADISHU Military helicopters flew over Somali pirate lairs and battleships stalked a boat on Sunday in which gunmen were holding an American hostage in a five-day high seas standoff. Armed with assault rifles and a grenade launch

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Russia wants warships stationed around the world

Russia's military leaders approved a plan by the navy on Sunday to station warships permanently in friendly ports across the globe. Underfunded since the 1991 break up of the Soviet Union, the Russian navy has been reasserting itself o

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Warships to dock near Idex venue

A significant boost to International Defence Exhibition & Conference's (Idex) upcoming ninth edition, warships up to frigate size will berth adjacent to the exhibition venue in Abu Dhabi. Idex will be held from February 22-26 next year

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