Translation of high seas in Spanish:

high seas

plural noun

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    the high seas (el / la) alta mar
    • piracy on the high seas la piratería en (el / la) alta mar
    • Once oil is out of the ground, in tankers on the high seas, no single country can dictate its destination.
    • Little explanation so far has been offered as to why he was left for so long on his vessel as it drifted on the high seas before a second helicopter was sent out.
    • The early hours of last Wednesday morning saw the Jeanie Johnston hoist its sails yet again and head for the high seas.
    • Owned by a German charity of the same name, one of the ship's missions is to assist boat people risking their lives on the high seas.
    • Piracy has flourished on the high seas for as long as maritime commerce has existed between states.
    • These men are modern-day pirates, bringing terror to the high seas.
    • Jurisdiction over a vessel on the high seas resides solely with the State to which the vessel belongs.
    • It would have to be done in international waters, in the high seas while the vessel was in motion.
    • There was a procession to St Margaret's Church for a special service of prayer for the men fighting the U-boat menace on the high seas.
    • The U.S. Navy intercepts migrant ships on the high seas and sends bogus refugees home.
    • He joined Scindia Steam Navigation as a sea cadet and sailed the high seas for the next 10 years.
    • International straits are part of the high seas where freedom of navigation is guaranteed to all.
    • The bulk of the story is set on board a ship on the high seas towards the end of the Napoleonic Wars.
    • After sailing lessons, join a crew for the competition and hit the high seas.
    • The signals were an essential measure to ensure safe navigation for vessels bound for the high seas.
    • In customary law, only the flag state has jurisdiction to enforce regulations applicable to vessels on the high seas.
    • The goods are thought to represent the cargoes of ships looted on the high seas.
    • This week we return to the Yorkshire coast for an altogether more swashbuckling tale of pirates on the high seas.
    • In the early days the concern was piracy on the high seas.
    • The helicopter crew also demonstrated how an injured man could be rescued from a fishing boat in the high seas.