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UKMTO Weekly Piracy Report 21 – 27 Nov 2021

Warnings, advisories and piracy incidents in the Indian Ocean Area by the UKMTO in the past week.   Source: UKMTO (United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations) The post UKMTO Weekly Piracy Report 21 – 27 Nov 2021 first appeared on Hellenic Shipping

BIMCO Calls For Continued Naval Support In Gulf Of Guinea After Piracy Incident

OverviewFollowing the incident in the Gulf of Guinea on 24 November involving the Danish frigate Esben Snare and a suspected pirate vessel, BIMCO calls on all naval forces in the area to further increase the pressure on piracy groups and hopes

Danish forces kill four pirates off Nigeria: navy

A Danish naval patrol killed four pirates in an exchange of fire in the Gulf of Guinea off the coast of Nigeria, Denmark’s armed forces said on Thursday. “No Danish soldiers were injured, but five pirates were shot,” the military said.