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Results Of Piracy Attacks In The Gulf Of Guinea In 2020.

In 2020, IMB’s Piracy Reporting Centre received 195 reports of piracy and armed robbery against ships worldwide. In 2019 the number reached...

Pirates In The Modern World.

Pirates are active not only in West Africa, but both in Southeast Asia and practically in the entire Indian Ocean. As well...

Maritime Armed Robbery In 2021

A few armed robberies were reported to IMB Piracy Reporting Centre during 2021. Despite the fact that there were not a lot...

Pirate Attack Tactics

According to the classification of the International Maritime Organization, there are conventionally three types of pirate groups: Three...

Kidnap of 10 crew members by pirates South of Lagos

The VEMAHOPE was attacked by pirates on April 30, 2020, at 7.30 pm. in the Gulf of Guinea, about 175 miles south...

Pirates Robbery attempt on tanker Chem Ranger in Straits Of Malacca

On Thursday 30th of April 2020 at 05:15am in the morning 6.2nm northwest of Indonesia along the Straits Of Malacca a tanker...

Armed Pirates were sighted on bulk carrier Horizon II

On the 22nd of April 2020 at 23:09 in the evening a bulk carrier by the name “Horizon II” was sailing from...

Tanker Leyla K robbed from Wilden pump by pirates at anchorage Malaysia

11th of April at 10:30 in the morning approximately nm east of Tanjung Kelesa, Johor, Malaysia while at anchor the “ Leyla...

Pirates steal 80 liters of red paint from Tanker Masagana

On 20th of April at the Vung Tau ,Anchorage in Vietnam a tanker by the name “MT Masagana” while at anchor ,...

Three pirates on the bulk carrier Palais in the Straits Of Malacca

On 16th of April at 01:00 after midnight a bulk carrier named “Palais” was sailing from Singapore to China when suddenly three...

Pirates steal health care items from Crude Carrier Arafara

On 16th of April 2020 at 8:00 o clock in the morning something odd occurred on the “Arafara” Crude Carrier. Sailing from...

Minerva Virgo attacked by pirates off Benin

Chemical tanker Minerva Virgo was attached by 5-6 pirates in the Gulf of Guinea, the ship's management company said Thursday. Minerva Virgo was...
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Results Of Piracy Attacks In The Gulf Of Guinea In 2020.

In 2020, IMB’s Piracy Reporting Centre received 195 reports of piracy and armed robbery against ships worldwide. In 2019 the number reached...

Pirates In The Modern World.

Pirates are active not only in West Africa, but both in Southeast Asia and practically in the entire Indian Ocean. As well...

Maritime Armed Robbery In 2021

A few armed robberies were reported to IMB Piracy Reporting Centre during 2021. Despite the fact that there were not a lot...