VIDEO: Occupying a Ship to Save the Amazon

first_imgWorld Maritime News Staff, August 8, 2014; Image: Greenpeace zoom Cargo ships often get caught up in the middle of political disputes and are often, like, in this case, targeted by political activists.In the following video by Greenpeace, Amazon forest activists stop a cargo ship involved in shipping pig iron from areas claimed to be under deforestation.last_img

Two stabbed near Port Credit in Mississauga

Anyone with information is asked to call Peel police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS. Peel police are asking for the public’s help after two men were stabbed early this morning near Port Credit in Mississauga.It happened around 2 a.m. in the area of Lakeshore Road East and Hurontario Street.Police say it started with a “disturbance” at a licensed establishment in the area involving a number of people.One man was rushed to a trauma centre while the second was able to make his own way to the hospital.Both suffered non-life threatening injuries.Police say both men are 24-years-old from Mississauga.