Gelasa Straits, Indonesia - Warning
25 April 2006
Five incidents have been reported since 05.03.2006. Armed pirates are attacking ships around coordinates 02:55S -107:18E. Ships are advised to maintain vigilant anti-piracy watch when transiting the straits and surrounding waters.
Followed by an example from the ICC CCS Weekly Piracy Report
23.4.2006 at 2020 UTC in position: 02:52.2S - 107:17.5E, Gelasa Straits, Indonesia.
Seven persons in a speedboat approached a bulk carrier underway and attempted to board from stern. Alert crew mustered and activated fire hoses. Boarding was averted.
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