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OBP: GoG Pirates Snatch Ransoms of up to USD 400,000

OBP: GoG Pirates Snatch Ransoms of up to USD 400,000

Piracy05.05.2016 17:00
The Gulf of Guinea pirates have been yielding ransom payments of up to USD 400,000 for kidnapped...
Piracy: Indonesia Recommends Double Watch, Convoy

Piracy: Indonesia Recommends Double Watch, Convoy

Piracy05.05.2016 17:00
Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines will meet on Thursday to discuss joint maritime security...
West African Pirates Switch to Kidnapping

West African Pirates Switch to Kidnapping

Piracy05.05.2016 17:00
Pirate gangs in West Africa are switching to kidnapping sailors and demanding ransom rather than...
CMA CGM-Chartered Ship Attacked off Nigeria

CMA CGM-Chartered Ship Attacked off Nigeria

Piracy14.04.2016 20:30
The Ghana-based anti-piracy agency Maritime Trade Information Sharing Centre (MTISC-GOG) has...
Tug Hijacked by Terrorists in Sulu Sea

Tug Hijacked by Terrorists in Sulu Sea

Piracy28.03.2016 21:00
The Islamist terrorist group Abu Sayyaf has hijacked an unnamed tugboat in the Philippines and is...
Vietnamese still held captive by Somali pirates for four years

Vietnamese still held captive by Somali pirates for four years

Piracy21.03.2016 19:00
Vietnamese still held captive by Somali pirates for four yearsThe families of three Vietnamese men...
Breaking: Four Tanker Crew Kidnapped off Nigeria

Breaking: Four Tanker Crew Kidnapped off Nigeria

Piracy10.03.2016 21:00
At least four crew members were kidnapped by pirates on March 5 when a group of armed pirates...
[Photos] Huge Weapons Seizure from Boat Heading to Somalia

[Photos] Huge Weapons Seizure from Boat Heading to Somalia

Piracy07.03.2016 20:00
Royal Australian Navy's HMAS Darwin’s boarding team has uncovered and seized a large weapons...
Case Study: Pirates Hack Cargo Management System

Case Study: Pirates Hack Cargo Management System

Piracy02.03.2016 16:30
Pirates used hacked information from a global shipping company’s servers to target and capture...
Vessels Urged to Remain Cautious off West Africa due to Alleged Security Breach

Vessels Urged to Remain Cautious off West Africa due to Alleged Security Breach

Piracy01.03.2016 15:00
A security breach has allegedly occurred in the Maritime Trade Information Sharing Centre, Gulf of...
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