ADVISORY NOTICE 001/MAR/2020
A merchant vessel has reported a suspicious approach at 0806UTC on the 1st Mar in position 24 43.07N – 057 38.54E (The Gulf of Oman). 2 skiffs approached and circled the vessel. A Coalition Warship was in the vicinity and on its approach the 2 skiffs departed. Vessel and crew are safe.
VESSELS TRANSITING THE AREA ARE ADVISED TO EXERCISE CAUTION
This Advisory is not classified as a Maritime Security Event and has not been verified by UKMTO. This information is provided to inform maritime situational awareness for mariners operating in the region. UKMTO is not responsible for the accuracy of this reporting.
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