Territorial and Border Supremacy

When a ship is in the territorial waters of another country, she may exercise freedom of navigation but still need to report when required for security reasons. The superpowers – the British Empire, Soviet Union and United States – initially claimed a...

Freedom of the Seas and Ownerships

Freedom of the seas allows a vessel to sail freely even in the territorial waters of another country or state. From the time of the Chinese trading between Asia and Europe, it has played a key role in history and brought about an economic boon. When a ship sets sail,...