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Germany arrests businessman over dual-use exports to Russia

Midland Daily News 18 May 2021
The suspect is accused of running a trading company that had ties to a business in Russia controlled by a Russian intelligence agency. “This company acted as an intermediary, by purchasing high-quality machine tools and having them shipped to arms companies in Russia," German prosecutors said in a statement.

News in pictures: Tuesday May 18, 2021

The Times/The Sunday Times 18 May 2021
The tapestry is on display at an exhibition at Hampton Court Palace, southwest London ... An artist’s impression issued by the European Space Agency of the Solar Orbiter ... DAVID CLIFF/STORY PICTURE AGENCY. A salvage operation is under way at Holyhead harbour for the tall ship Zebu, built in 1938, which ran into trouble after drifting from its moorings ... .

PM Modi Holds High-Level Meet To Review Preparedness To Tackle Cyclone Tauktae; Read Details Here

Yahoo Daily News 17 May 2021
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken a high-level meeting to review the preparedness of States and Central Ministries/Agencies concerned to deal with the situation arising out of Cyclone ‘Tauktae’ ... Indian Coast Guard and the Navy have deployed ships and helicopters for relief, search and rescue operations.

Norwegian Maritime Leaders Presenting at Capital Link’s Maritime Forum

The Maritime Executive 17 May 2021
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Russia puts British warship HMS Trent under 'constant tracking' as it enters the Black Sea ...

The Daily Mail 17 May 2021
Royal Navy patrol ship HMS Trent ... 'If a serious ship enters the Black Sea, and there is an immediate threat, then you can track it ... 'Ships of the Russian Black Sea Fleet are constantly nearby until foreign naval ships leave the area,' said the news agency report citing Kravchencko.

Royal Caribbean cancels new cruise line from Israel to Greece and Cyprus

Hindustan Times 16 May 2021
The sailings out of Haifa port would have been the first for Royal Caribbean's new ship 'Odyssey of the Seas' and were intended to exploit a travel corridor being set up among Israel, Greece and Cyprus travellers vaccinated against Covid-19 but is now cancelled due to the unrest.

CDC lifts some mask rules for vaccinated cruise passengers

Union Leader 15 May 2021
The agency says its order requiring masks to be worn on planes, trains, ships and other forms of transportation still applies on cruise ships, though passengers don't have to wear masks in their own cabins and can temporarily remove them "for brief periods of time while eating or drinking.".

Cyclone Tauktae: PM Modi reviews preparedness, asks officers to ensure people are safely evacuated

Live Mint 15 May 2021
PM Narendra Modi today chaired a high level meeting today to review the preparedness of States and Central Ministries/Agencies concerned to deal with the situation arising out of Cyclone ‘Tauktae’ ... Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) is reviewing the situation 24*7 and is in touch with the State Governments/ UTs and the Central Agencies concerned.

Column: How unreliable is the Postal Service? It lost a Holocaust survivor’s remains

The Los Angeles Times 15 May 2021
Postal Service took possession of Eugenia’s ashes, which were to be shipped — as only the federal agency can legally do — overnight to New Orleans for her funeral ... But even with the tracking number and copy of the receipt Richard received when he paid $94.45 to ship his mother’s remains, she couldn’t track down Eugenia.

TPWD staff continues to Investigate Lake Murvaul fish kill

Jacksonville Progress 15 May 2021
AUSTIN -The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is continuing to investigate and collect water samples on Lake Murvaul in Panola County after a fish kill was reported on April 16 ... TPWD personnel collected and shipped fish samples to the Agency’s fish health lab in San Marcos for analysis ... ....

Michigan has 2 unlicensed marijuana shops that have been freely operating for years

Michigan Live 15 May 2021
It had been operating with knowledge of the Marijuana Regulatory Agency for years, but never had a license ... Today, there remain only two, according to the Marijuana Regulatory Agency ... After confirming with the Marijuana Regulatory Agency that JAS Provisioning wasn’t a licensed retailer, a trooper visited the store.

A West Virginia county ravaged by the opioid crisis is having its day in court

The Independent 14 May 2021
We’re not an enforcement agency and we’re not a regulatory agency,” he said ... Dr McCann, who had sifted through the official Drug Enforcement Agency data with his team, testified that the “Big Three” shipped 63.48 doses of hydrocodone and oxycodone per person to the county, more than three times the national average.

Sewa International to Distribute 7482 Oxygen Concentrators and 250 Ventilators in India; Jack Dorsey of ...

Tyler Morning Telegraph 14 May 2021
"We will do our best to help those suffering in India, and we will do as much as we can, quickly, to relieve the pressure that hospitals and care agencies are under," Kankani said, pointing out the challenges in procuring and shipping the needed equipment and getting quick ...

About 70% of countries experience significant delays in supplier delivery times, IIF says

The National 14 May 2021
Supply chains across the world are already strained and highly vulnerable to even the smallest of external shocks due to a very high consumer and industrial demand, a global shortage of container capacity and low service reliability from global container shipping companies, credit rating agency Moody’s Investors Service said in March.