Pirates kidnap 13 seafarers in the furthest offshore attack in GoG yet

Sea Guardian Maritime Security Advisories / Alerts

July 20, 2020, by Jasmina Ovcina A group of armed pirates boarded a product tanker offshore Benin on Friday, July 17, and kidnapped 13 crew members, Alison Management Corp., the management company of the vessel confirmed to Offshore Energy-Green Marine. The statement was issued on the back of a report from maritime security firm Dryad Global which claimed that 15 seafarers …