Co-operation frees hijacked fishing vessel
FCWC raised the alarm after Hai Lu Feng 11 failed to respond. Image: FCWC

Co-operation frees hijacked fishing vessel

A joint operation by authorities in west African nations has resulted in the arrest of ten hijackers and 18 crew of a hijacked fishing vessel being set free. The alert…

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Attacks on fishing vessels – pirates held
Five pirates are being held and 23 hostages were freed during the response to the first notable instance of piracy in the region since last year. Image: EU NavFor

Attacks on fishing vessels – pirates held

Spanish and Korean fishing vessels encountered pirates while operating off East Africa, and EU NavFor has confirmed that five suspected pirates have are being held and 23 hostages have been…

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