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Psychiatric Patient Steals Pilot Boat and Goes on a Spree at Livorno

The Maritime Executive 23 Oct 2021
A Dutch national with apparent psychiatric problems has been giving police at the port of Livorno a run for their money. Herman Joseph Maria De Charro, 54, allegedly stole a pilot boat from the waterfront at the Port of Livorno on Wednesday night ... Responders finally managed to board the boat and wrest control from the suspect.
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US sanctions reveal how Mexico's powerful Jalisco cartel is seizing control at a major Pacific port

Business Insider 22 Oct 2021
REUTERS/Daniel Aguilar This month, the US sanctioned suspected Jalisco cartel members, accusing them of controlling drug operations at the port of Manzanillo ... Control of the port of Manzanillo is crucial to CJNG's efforts to dominate the lucrative synthetic drug trade into the United States and the group's expansion across Mexico.
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Desperate Haitians suffocate under growing power of gangs

San Francisco Chronicle 22 Oct 2021
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The video shows more than 30 men lined up in front of a crumbling structure in silence ... Someone exclaims, “There will be trouble in Port-au-Prince!” ... Gangs control up to 40% of Port-au-Prince, a city of more than 2.8 million people where gangs fight over territory daily.
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Haitians struggle as criminal gangs grow more powerful

East Bay Times 22 Oct 2021
Gangs control up to 40% of Port-au-Prince, a city of more than 2.8 million people where gangs fight over territory daily ... Then in November 2018, more than 70 people were killed in La Saline, a seaside slum in Port-au-Prince currently controlled by the G9 federation, whose leader was implicated in the massacre.
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Best Portable Monitors 2021: Excellent Displays for Small Spaces and Traveling to Places

IGN Insider 22 Oct 2021
Finally, there are two input ports – a USB-C and a micro HDMI – as well as a USB-C charging port on hand, making it a bit more versatile than other portable monitors out there.2 ... Of course, there are honorable mentions as well, starting with its 65W USB-C port with passthrough charging, gorgeous colors, and nice controls.
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‘The situation is out of control’: Gang power and violence suffocate Haiti

The Los Angeles Times 22 Oct 2021
Gangs control up to 40% of Port-au-Prince, a city of more than 2.8 million people where gangs fight over territory daily ... Then in November 2018, more than 70 people were killed in La Saline, a seaside slum in Port-au-Prince currently controlled by the G9 federation, whose leader was implicated in the massacre.
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Haiti gang leader threatens to kill hostages

The Times of India 22 Oct 2021
PORT-AU-PRINCE ... On Saturday the group of 17 US and Canadian missionaries and their children were kidnapped in broad daylight while on a visit to an orphanage in the heart of an area in eastern Port-au-Prince, which is under control of the gang ... by gangs controlling oil access.
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The supply chain crisis has a silver lining – container ships should be decarbonised faster

The Conversation 22 Oct 2021
Ports have been struggling to load and unload container ships quickly enough, with nearly 600 container ships stuck outside docking areas around the world – nearly double the number at the start of the year. Ports are understaffed because many workers are being kept off site by COVID-19 restrictions.
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The Supply Chain Crisis Has a Silver Lining

The Maritime Executive 22 Oct 2021
Ports have been struggling to load and unload container ships quickly enough, with nearly 600 container ships stuck outside docking areas around the world – nearly double the number at the start of the year. Ports are understaffed because many workers are being kept off site by COVID-19 restrictions.
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Haiti gang leader threatens to kill hostages: video

Urdu Point 22 Oct 2021
On Saturday the group of 17 US and Canadian missionaries and their children were kidnapped in broad daylight while on a visit to an orphanage in the heart of an area in eastern Port-au-Prince, which is under control of the gang ... Gangs' tightening grip on Port-au-Prince since June has prevented secure access to two of Haiti's three oil terminals.
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The supply chain crisis has a silver lining: Container ships should be decarbonised faster

Phys Dot Org 22 Oct 2021
Ports have been struggling to load and unload container ships quickly enough, with nearly 600 container ships stuck outside docking areas around the world—nearly double the number at the start of the year. Ports are understaffed because many workers are being kept off site by COVID-19 restrictions.
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Haiti gang leader threatens to kill kidnapped American missionaries

Reuters 22 Oct 2021
The 400 Mawozo began as small-time local thieves and rose to become one of Haiti's most feared gangs, controlling a swathe of countryside east of the capital Port-au-Prince, according to security experts ... Demonstrators on Thursday blocked streets of Port-au-Prince with rocks and tree branches, and burned tires to protest fuel shortages.
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Floyd County Sheriff’s Office staff eagerly awaiting LEC move-in

Charles City Press 22 Oct 2021
In particular, no photos were allowed of the central control area, from which all the cameras in the facility can be monitored, all the doors can be locked or unlocked, even the flow of water can be controlled ... The sally ports — what most people would call garages — have their large doors opened and closed from the control station.
photo: AP / Rebecca Blackwell
Police patrol near the National Palace after dispersing protestors calling for the resignation of Haitian President Jovenel Moise in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019
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Haiti gang leader threatens to kill kidnapped Americans

The Jerusalem Post 22 Oct 2021
The 400 Mawozo began as small-time local thieves and rose to become one of Haiti's most feared gangs, controlling a swathe of countryside east of the capital Port-au-Prince, according to security experts ... Demonstrators on Thursday blocked streets of Port-au-Prince with rocks and tree branches, and burned tires to protest fuel shortages.
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Gigabyte M32U Review

IGN Insider 22 Oct 2021
Ports abound on the back of the monitor ... Those two connections can both access a three-port USB hub on the rear of the monitor, and a KVM switch above the OSD control joystick makes it a one-button procedure to switch which host device is in control, although it takes a couple of seconds to complete the handoff.
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