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Four Incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships in Asia in May 2021

OVERVIEWIn May 2021, four incidents of armed robbery against ships¹ were reported in Asia. No piracy² incident was reported. Of the four incidents, three were actual incidents³ and one was an attempted incident⁴. The ReCAAP ISC is concerned with the continued

ReCAAP ISC virtual Capacity Building Workshop 2021

Twenty-eight officers from 18 ReCAAP Member States participated in virtual Capacity Building Workshop (CBW) 2021 organised by ReCAAP ISC. The main aim of this workshop is to share the latest situation of piracy and sea robbery in Asia as well as

Shipping industry welcomes Nigeria’s creation of ‘Deep Blue’ to stamp out piracy in the Gulf of Guinea

The Round Table of Shipowner Associations and OCIMF have expressed their full support for the launch of Nigeria’s Deep Blue Project. Nigeria has announced yesterday a significant investment in military and law enforcement infrastructure to secure its maritime domain as part