coastguard coastguard


  • (n) a military service responsible for the safety of maritime traffic in coastal waters


  • Three Chinese ships in disputed waters: Japan

    Three Chinese government ships sailed into waters around disputed islands controlled by Tokyo for about five hours on Saturday, the Japanese coastguard said.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Fox News


  • PCS general secretary Mark Serwotka said: "Today's strike, the first in the Coastguard Agency's history, is not a step our members have taken lightly. They feel let down and betrayed by a refusal to pay them the same as other emergency services and...
    on Mar 5, 2008 By: Mark Serwotka Source: ic Wales

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