The best boating pictures from around the world

The second of our weekly roundups of the best boating pictures from across the globe

In this week’s roundup of the world’s best boating photos , we have more piracy on the high seas, the anniversary of the launch of the Royal Yacht Britannia and Chinese nuclear-powered submarines.

Head to our gallery to see all the photos, and check out last week’s best boating pictures .

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