Japan allows automatic weapons against pirates

Japan has eased its more than 400-year-old weapon laws and will now allow automatic weapons on oil tankers, according to Bloomberg.

Photo: IMO

Log in to read our articles

Welcome to ShippingWatch. A part of our content is exclusive and reserved for our users.

Try us for 14 days

Try a trial subscription for access to our quality journalism

Related articles

Latest news


See all

See all