IMB: Pirate Dies in Attack on Tanker off Nigeria

An unknown number of pirates armed with automatic weapons in a speed boat approached and fired at a tanker while it ...

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Skiff That Attacked Galicia Spirit Carried Explosives

The skiff that engaged in an attack on the liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier Galicia Spirit was carrying “a ...

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Report: Second Attack on Merchant Ship off Yemen

Another merchant vessel was attacked by pirates and fired at off the coast of Yemen while it was transiting the ...

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MSF's Rescue Vessel Attacked off Libyan Coast

A group of armed men onboard an unidentified speedboat approached and attacked the rescue vessel Bourbon Argos on ...

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Pirates Attack Vectis Osprey off Nigeria, Crew Safe

The 2012-built general cargo vessel Vectis Osprey resumed its regular voyage after it was attacked by a group of ...

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Heavily Loaded Tanker Thwarts Pirate Attack off Nigeria

A short period of calm seas in the Gulf of Guinea was interrupted as a group of pirates attempted to board a ...

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Pirates Prevented from Boarding Boxship in Gulf of Aden

A number of pirates were repelled from boarding a container ship as they approached the vessel in five skiffs while ...

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Pirates Attack Croatian Tanker in India’s Kandla Port

A Croatian-flagged tanker MT Pomer was attacked by pirates in India’s Kandla anchorage in the morning hours ...

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Coastal Tankers in SE Asia Attacked Every Two Weeks

There is a continuing trend in South East Asia in the hijacking of small coastal tankers by maritime pirates, ...

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Singapore Asks Iran to Investigate Alpine Eternity Incident

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The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has requested the Iranian maritime authorities to investigate ...

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Second Officer: No Warning Prior to Attack off Libya

Any Warning Prior to Attack on Turkish Freighter off Libya

Libya issued no warning prior to the attack, according to the second officer of a Turkish freighter that was ...

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One Dead after Libya Military Attacks Turkish Freighter

One Dead after Libya Military Attacks Turkish Freighter

A ship officer died and several crew members were injured after a Turkish general cargo ship was shelled and ...

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Kuwaiti Oil Tanker Fights Off Pirate Attack

A Kuwaiti oil tanker sailing through the Gulf of Aden managed to fend off a pirate attack on Sunday, February 8th. ...

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One Killed, Three Taken Hostage in Pirate Attack off Nigeria

One crew member was killed and three taken hostage in a pirate attack on a Greek-owned tanker pending unloading off ...

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Nautilus, MAC Fall Prey to Cyber Attack

Nautilus Minerals Inc and Marine Assets Corporation (MAC) have fallen victims to a cyber attack by an unknown third ...

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Iranian Navy Fends Off Pirates

Two Iranian Navy vessels managed to repel a group of eight pirate skiffs that were approaching an Iranian ...

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Interview: Insight into Piracy

The 2014 has been a pretty eventful year with respect to pirate activities, seeing a tragic end with a crew ...

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ReCAAP: Pirate Attacks in November Less Severe

There has been an improvement in terms of the severity level of incidents reported in November 2014 compared to the ...

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Vietnamese Crew Member Killed in Pirate Attack

A crew member of a Vietnamese tanker VP Asphalt 2 has been killed by pirates in a hijacking attack on Sunday ...

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ITF Condemns PCA’s Attack on Trade Unions

The International Transport Workers’ Federation called the recent moves by the Panama Canal Authority (PCA) an open ...

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Pirates Board Chemical Tanker off Indonesia

A chemical tanker was boarded by a group of pirates on October 18th while the ship was sailing around 3 nautical ...

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