03 Dec 2019 – A M/T was attacked / boarded in position, approximately 80nm south of Bonny, Nigeria

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On 03rd of December 2019 at 1820UTC, a M/T was attacked in position 03°05.5N – 007°06.8E (approximately 80NM south of Bonny, Nigeria). UPDATE 01 On 03rd of December 2019 at 1820UTC, a M/T was boarded in position 03°05.5N – 007°06.8E (approximately 80NM south of Bonny, Nigeria) by armed pirates. The MT is now reported safe and under escort. Vessels transiting …

20 Nov 2019 – A M/V has been attacked in position, approx. 30nm NW of Malabo

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A M/V has been attacked in position 0345.56N- 00814.1E (approx. 30nm NW of Malabo) at 04:20UTC Investigations are ongoing. Update 01: A M/V has been boarded by an unknown number of pirates in position 0345.56N- 00814.1E (approx. 30nm NW of Malabo) at 04:20UTC. The pirates have left the M/V. A navy ship is in the vicinity of the M/V. Investigations …

18 Sep 2019 – Incident on 17 September 2019 involving a Sailing Yacht off Hermil Island (Red Sea)

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UKMTO are aware of an incident occurring at approximately 1530UTC on 17 September 2019 involving a Sailing Yacht in position 1629.58N 04008.32E. Investigations are ongoing and further updates will be issued when details are known. VESSELS TRANSITING THE AREA ARE ADVISED TO EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION UPDATE 001 Reference incident occurring on 17th September 2019 at 1530UTC, UKMTO can confirm that …

17 September 2019 – Hijacking, Cameroon

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Around 5nm SSW of Conakry, Guinea.Four robbers armed with a gun and knives boarded an anchored tanker. They took hostage the duty AB, tide his hands and forced him to lead them to the bridge. Once inside the bridge the robbers took hostage the duty officer and forced him to lead them to the Captain, Chief Engineer, third officer and …

13 June 2019 – Reported Incident

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ADVISORY NOTICE 001/JUN/2019 UKMTO is aware of an incident in PSN 2527N 05722E. UK and its partners are currently investigating. VESSELS TRANSITING THE AREA ARE ADVISED TO EXERCISE EXTERME CAUTION Source : UKMTO Watchkeeper ADVISORY NOTICE 001/JUN/2019 – UPDATE We are aware of an incident involving two merchant tankers in the Gulf Of Oman. The circumstances are currently unclear and under …

13 May 2019 – Armed Robbery, Approximately 4 nm east of Pulau Mapur, Indonesia

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While underway, four perpetrators armed with long knives boarded the general cargo ship. The perpetrators entered the cabins of the master and an A/B; and tied them up. The perpetrators stole cash and personal effects of the master and A/B; cut the Inmarsat Telephone line and escaped. The perpetrators tied the master and an A/B. They also cut the Inmarsat …