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Offshore tug attacked, 7 crew kidnapped, Gulf of Guinea

Offshore tug attacked, 7 crew kidnapped, Gulf of Guinea

Offshore supply tug PACIFIC WARDEN was attacked by pirates on Nov 20 at 0420 UTC in vicinity 03 46N 008 14E,… Learn more

Pirates attacked Italian supply ship, two crew wounded, Mexico

Pirates attacked Italian supply ship, two crew wounded, Mexico

Pirates boarded the ship, in following skirmish two crew, both Italians, were wounded, but luckily, wounds aren’t life threatening. Pirates… Learn more

Piracy Alert Issued for Eastbound Lane of Singapore Strait

Piracy Alert Issued for Eastbound Lane of Singapore Strait

ReCAAP ISC advises all ships to exercise enhanced vigilance and recommends that law
enforcement agencies step up surveillance.

On September… Learn more

GMSC: NIMASA seeks collective action against piracy

GMSC: NIMASA seeks collective action against piracy

The agency said it has concluded plans to ensure the deliberations at the Global Maritime Security Conference, GMSC, scheduled for… Learn more

Sri Lanka-led IORA MSS Working Group finalises work plan

Sri Lanka-led IORA MSS Working Group finalises work plan

Inaugurating the meeting Foreign Secretary Ravinatha Aryasinha recalling Sri Lanka’s role in spearheading the Indian Ocean Peace Zone proposal in… Learn more

MARAD Issues Strait of Hormuz Advisory for U.S.-Flagged Ships

MARAD Issues Strait of Hormuz Advisory for U.S.-Flagged Ships

Heightened military activity and increased political tensions in this region continue to pose serious threats to commercial vessels, says the… Learn more

IMB: More Pirate Attacks Off West Africa Waters Post Warnings

IMB: More Pirate Attacks Off West Africa Waters Post Warnings

rmed pirates kidnapped 10 Turkish seafarers from a Turkish-flagged ship, Paskoy-1, off Nigeria on 13 July.

A further eight crew… Learn more

SEADRILL’S WEST GEMINI AWARDED CONTRACT IN WEST AFRICA

SEADRILL’S WEST GEMINI AWARDED CONTRACT IN WEST AFRICA

The nine-well contract includes three options, each for two wells, and has a total contract value of approximately $84 million.… Learn more

Pirates Kidnap Ten Turkish Sailors Off Nigeria

Pirates Kidnap Ten Turkish Sailors Off Nigeria

Turkey’s foreign ministry said the sailors were seized on Saturday evening. After the pirates left the ship it was taken… Learn more

Five Indian Sailors Kidnapped In Nigeria Released, Say Officials

Five Indian Sailors Kidnapped In Nigeria Released, Say Officials

"I am happy to share that due to sustained efforts of various stakeholders including Ministry of Shipping, the Directorate General… Learn more

Ten Fishermen Kidnapped by Suspected Abu Sayyaf Militants

Ten Fishermen Kidnapped by Suspected Abu Sayyaf Militants

Police believe that the abductees were taken to the island of Sitangkai in Tawi-Tawi, a province in the southern Philippines… Learn more

ReCAAP ISC: Six incidents on western Singapore Strait since February

ReCAAP ISC: Six incidents on western Singapore Strait since February

The first Category 4 incident occurred on 29 May in Cigading port in Indonesia involving the Singaporean-flagged bulk carrier 'CSK Enterprise'.

The… Learn more

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