Press Review – September 2021 Part 1

16 septembre 2021 Non Par ZOMAD

Tensions at sea

China’s foreign minister Wang Yi visits Vietnam, two weeks after US Kamala Harris, asks authorities to refrain from unilateral actions regarding the South China Sea – Reuters 11.09.21

Chinese warships spotted sailing in the water off Alaska, according to US Coast Guard – South China Morning Post 14.09.21 (paywall)

Issues and challenges around the Strait of Ormuz – Diploweb 16.08.21

Iran as a new Mediterranean actor? – L’Orient Le Jour 4.09.21

Migrants, Shipwrecks and Rescue in the Sea

UK migrant plan stokes tension with France – France 24 10.09.21


New trawl fishing regulations applicable in waters under UK jurisdiction – Le Marin 26.08.21 (paywall)

Wind turbine project in the bay of Saint Brieuc: fishermen take legal action against the award of the public contract to Ailes Marines – Le Monde 3.09.21


China increases fines for breaches of safe navigation – Safety4sea 25.08.21

German company creates a container “for the 21st century” – Le temps 16.08.21

Environmental considerations

IUCN World conservation congress in Marseille: commitments announced by state and non-state actors – IUCN 10.09.21

An analysis of the 2021 IUCN Congress – Reporterre 10.09.21

Climate change: a study on ocean warming and sea level rising toward 2100 – 14.09.21