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Greece, Turkey try to calm tensions after Aegean Sea crash - New Zealand Herald

Wed, 14/02/2018 - 10:56

Greece, Turkey try to calm tensions after Aegean Sea crash
New Zealand Herald
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The prime ministers of Greece and Turkey worked late Tuesday to calm escalating tensions after a Greek coast guard vessel was damaged in a collision with a Turkish patrol boat in the Aegean Sea, the site of a boundary dispute. A ...

The Latest: Greece says Turkish coast guard rams Greek boat - New Zealand Herald

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 22:39

The Latest: Greece says Turkish coast guard rams Greek boat
New Zealand Herald
Greek authorities say a Turkish coast guard patrol vessel has rammed a Greek coast guard boat near a pair of Aegean Sea islets over which the two countries came close to war in 1996. The coast guard says nobody was injured, although the Greek vessel ...

The Latest: Greece says Turkish coast guard rams Greek boat - New Zealand Herald

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 22:35

The Latest: Greece says Turkish coast guard rams Greek boat
New Zealand Herald
Greek authorities say a Turkish coast guard patrol vessel has rammed a Greek coast guard boat near a pair of Aegean Sea islets over which the two countries came close to war in 1996. The coast guard says nobody was injured, although the Greek vessel ...

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Erdogan warns Greece, Cyprus over gas search, Aegean islets - New Zealand Herald

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 22:32

Erdogan warns Greece, Cyprus over gas search, Aegean islets
New Zealand Herald
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan issued a warning Tuesday to neighboring Greece, Cyprus and international companies exploring for gas in the eastern Mediterranean not to "step out of line" and encroach on Turkey's rights ...

Alcohol, cannabis, contributed to man's drowning in Waikato River - Waikato Times

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 15:13

Waikato Times

Alcohol, cannabis, contributed to man's drowning in Waikato River
Waikato Times
The witness then called 111 and the Coastguard and Search and Rescue teams were deployed. At about 7pm the Coastguard vessel found Christoffersen's body, 150 metres down stream from where he was last seen. Later that night, the Police Dive Squad ...

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Alcohol, cannabis, contributed to man's accidental drowning near Taupo. - New Zealand Herald

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 14:31

Alcohol, cannabis, contributed to man's accidental drowning near Taupo.
New Zealand Herald
Witnesses said he climbed onto the platform handrail and then apparently misstepped or slipped, somersaulting into the water. The first witness said she saw him come back up and he appeared okay. She looked away briefly and when she looked back, he was ...

EU to help Albania manage borders in migratory challenges - New Zealand Herald

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 01:19

EU to help Albania manage borders in migratory challenges
New Zealand Herald
Visiting EU Commission for Migration Dimitris Avramopoulos on Monday hailed Albania for reaching the agreement "that will serve as a role model for similar arrangements ... with other partners in the Western Balkans." A European Commission statement ...

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Sumner community push for rip warning signs after 14-year-old ... - Stuff.co.nz

Sun, 11/02/2018 - 19:50

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Sumner community push for rip warning signs after 14-year-old ...
Stuff.co.nz
Beachside Christchurch community pushes for rip warning signs after a 14-year-old boy swept out to sea.

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Samoas clean up after being swamped by cyclone - Radio New Zealand

Sun, 11/02/2018 - 15:37

Radio New Zealand

Samoas clean up after being swamped by cyclone
Radio New Zealand
The US Coast Guard has notified that the port of Pago Pago remains closed while work continues to try and deal with a commercial fishing vessel that had run aground at Leone at the beginning of the month. Meanwhile a Coast Guard Hercules is flying from ...

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A US couple set sail for the Caribbean on Tuesday. Their dream sank on Wednesday - Stuff.co.nz

Sun, 11/02/2018 - 10:23

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A US couple set sail for the Caribbean on Tuesday. Their dream sank on Wednesday
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By the time a rescue vessel arrived, about an hour after the collision, the couple – and their dog, a two-year-old pug named Remy – were in the water. They managed to salvage only a small amount of cash and their social security cards. "I sold ...
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Two women on a mission to educate Kiwis about the dangers of old life jackets - TVNZ

Fri, 09/02/2018 - 20:01

Two women on a mission to educate Kiwis about the dangers of old life jackets
TVNZ
Close Modal Dialog. This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button. It's the season for boating which means, sadly, the season for boating accidents. Source: Seven Sharp. Since before ...

The dangers of old life jackets highlighted by Coastguard | 1 NEWS ... - TVNZ

Fri, 09/02/2018 - 19:20

The dangers of old life jackets highlighted by Coastguard | 1 NEWS ...
TVNZ
It's the season for boating which means, sadly, the season for boating accidents.

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Large-scale water, land search continues for drowned 14-year-old ... - The Press

Fri, 09/02/2018 - 14:49

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Large-scale water, land search continues for drowned 14-year-old ...
The Press
A large-scale search continues for the body of a teen presumed drowned off a Christchurch beach.

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Large-scale water, land search continues for drowned 14-year-old ... - The Press

Fri, 09/02/2018 - 14:49

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Large-scale water, land search continues for drowned 14-year-old ...
The Press
A large-scale search continues for the body of a teen presumed drowned off a Christchurch beach.

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Three men, 1 woman rescued from Hokianga Harbour - New Zealand Herald

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 07:00

Three men, 1 woman rescued from Hokianga Harbour
New Zealand Herald
Three men and a woman were plucked from the Hokianga Harbour after their boat capsized while crossing the bar. All four on the boat were wearing lifejackets and that, along with the fact one of them had a waterproof VHF radio so they could keep in ...

Four rescued after small boat overturns in Hokianga Harbour - New Zealand Herald

Wed, 07/02/2018 - 12:43

Four rescued after small boat overturns in Hokianga Harbour
New Zealand Herald
The Hokianga Coastguard vessel rescued four people today after their boat capsized while crossing the harbour bar. Northern Advocate. Share via email Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Show more Bookmark this article. Share on Facebook facebook. Share ...

Mystery vessel aground off American Samoa - Radio New Zealand

Wed, 07/02/2018 - 07:20

Radio New Zealand

Mystery vessel aground off American Samoa
Radio New Zealand
A foreign flagged longliner has run aground off the American Samoan village of Leone and the US Coast guard, Department of Public Safety (DPS) and several other departments are investigating how it happened. The vessel off Leone Photo: RNZ Pacific ...

Boats owned by imprisoned fishing magnate 'Codfather' sink - New Zealand Herald

Wed, 07/02/2018 - 02:24

Boats owned by imprisoned fishing magnate 'Codfather' sink
New Zealand Herald
(AP) — Massachusetts authorities say two boats owned by the imprisoned fishing magnate known as the Codfather have sunk. The New Bedford Fire Department says the fishing vessels Dinah Jane and Nemesis sank early Monday morning. Officials say the ...

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China says mid-course missile interceptor test successful - New Zealand Herald

Tue, 06/02/2018 - 16:56

China says mid-course missile interceptor test successful
New Zealand Herald
It has also repeatedly sent coast guard vessels into waters controlled by Japan around uninhabited islands in the East China Sea that China claims as its own. Given the description, Monday's test was likely to be of the SC-19 system that was believed ...

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Family scour Sumner shoreline for missing 14-year-old boy - New Zealand Herald

Tue, 06/02/2018 - 09:57

Family scour Sumner shoreline for missing 14-year-old boy
New Zealand Herald
The boy was reported missing after going for a swim at Scarborough Beach. Photo / Kurt Bayer. Kurt Bayer. By: Kurt Bayer. NZ Herald reporter based in Christchurch. kurt.bayer@nzherald.co.nz @KurtBayerNZME. Share via email Share on Facebook Share on ...

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