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Flash Report
Thursday 21 May 2020
139nm southwest of Brass, Nigeria
Incident Details

Incident Type: Pirate Attack

Location: 139nm southwest of Brass

Source: Clearwater

Incident Date: 20 May 2020, 1554 UTC

Lat/Long: 02:14:09N – 005:05:06E

Alert Number: 947 Update

Incident Description

It has been reported that there is an ongoing incident taking place on a cargo vessel approximately 139nm southwest of Brass. Pirates have boarded the vessel and the crew are believed to be in the citadel.

UPDATE: It has been confirmed that the pirates are no longer onboard the Cargo vessel and all crew are accounted for, the pirates managed to escape with ship's equipment.


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