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By Edition On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015
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International cooperation Coast Guard provides drug interception

WILLEMSTAD - During a patrol 100 miles north of Curacao, the Coast Guard Caribbean aircraft, the Dash 8, discovered a so-called go fast. This drug smuggler was cruising at high speed, heading north. After the six-man More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 22nd, 2015
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U.S. Coast Guard Helps a Day Care and a Community Center on Bonaire

KRALENDIJK - Last Friday, members of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) Bear assisted in two community relations projects during their stay on Bonaire. In coordination with the Bonaire government, 11 USCGC Bear More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 23rd, 2015
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U.S. Coast Guard Delivers Search and Rescue System to the Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard

WILLEMSTAD - Members of the U.S. Consulate General Curaçao attended a ceremony on March 23rd, 2015 to commemorate the graduation of Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard watchstanders who have completed training on a newly More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
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U.S. Coast Guard Holds International Port Security Seminar on Sint Maarten

PHILLIPSBURG - Members of the U.S. Coast Guard’s International Port Security Program facilitated a three day International Shipping and Port Facility Security Seminar with maritime security stakeholders in December More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, January 6th, 2015
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US Coast Guard repatriates 121 Cuban migrants interdicted at sea in past week

MIAMI, USA -- The US Coast Guard repatriated 121 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, on Monday interdicted in seven separate events in the past week. All seven interdictions included unseaworthy, homemade More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 2nd, 2015
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US Coast Guard makes US$3.7 million marijuana haul

MIAMI – The United States Coast Guard Friday said it seized more than 4,000 pounds of marijuana after intercepting a vessel south of Jamaica. It said the drug had a value of US$3.7 million and that the 4,100 More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 20th, 2014
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U.S. Coast Guard Holds Legal Drafting Workshop in Aruba

ORANJESTAD - Members of the U.S. Coast Guard’s International Port Security Program facilitated a two-day Legislative Drafting Workshop with maritime security stakeholders November 18-20, 2014. The Directorate More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 17th, 2014
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Navy wants more partners in Caribbean

WILLEMSTAD - The spectacular joint action between the Dutch and American navies last week, which resulted in an interception of a drug boat, must continue. The brand new Naval Commander in the Caribbean, Commander More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 13th, 2014
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Navy Ship Holland intercepted 160 kilograms of cocaine in Caribbean Sea

WILLEMSTAD - In collaboration with the Caribbean Coastguard and the United States Coast Guard, the Zr.Ms. Holland intercepted a go-fast with drugs. About 160 kilograms of cocaine were seized during the operation. The More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 24th, 2014
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U.S. Coast Guard conducts successful port security audit seminar

WILLEMSTAD - The Maritime Authority of Curacao and the United States Coast Guard International Port Security Program, in cooperation with the Harbormaster, conducted a port security audit seminar February 19-21. Officials More...