Indian Ocean, Gulf of Guinea & Southeast Asia (8 – 14 Nov 16)


Executive Summary

Indian Ocean

  • No incident was recorded within the reporting period.
  • The European Union’s counter-piracy naval force (EU NAVFOR) indicated that the attack targeting the CPO KOREA 300nm off Somalia on 22nd October was conducted by pirates.

Gulf of Guinea

  • One incident was reported.
  • A pipeline was attacked in Delta State on 08th November.

Southeast Asia

  • Six incidents were recorded over the reporting period.
  • Four incidents of kidnapping were reported in the Sulu and Celebes seas. A total of nine sailors were abducted.
  • Two robberies occurred in the Dumai and Davao anchorages on 09th and 06th November respectively.

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