Eyes of the Fleet

Eyes of the Fleet

Tuesday, October 16, 2007

Latest ICC CCS Piraqcy Report (to 15 Oct 07)

The latest ICC Commercial Crime Services Piracy Report (to 15 Oct 07) is here. Mostly anchorage and inport activity.

However, an interesting alert from here:
Shatt Al Arab river - Iran -
16 October 2007
Pirates armed with AK-47 automatic rifles, boarded a container ship underway. Master, C/E, 2/O and pilot taken as hostage. The C/O discovered the incident and raised the alarm. The pirates fired at the C/O. Luckily the C/O escaped. The pirates robbed the crew of cash and property before escaping in their speedboat.

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