Incidents reported by the IMB since the last report:
Around 0015 UTC:
Posn: 09:21.2N – 013:47.0W, Conakry Anchorage, Guinea.
Around seven persons armed with guns and knives boarded an anchored tanker. They stole ship’s cash and crew personal belongings before escaping. It was reported that five crew members were assaulted during the incident.
Posn: 00:02.8N – 050:58.6W, Macapa Anchorage, Brazil.
Duty crew onboard an anchored bulk carried noticed two unauthorised persons on the aft deck. As he approached to investigate the two persons armed with a knife and pipe threatened the watchkeeper who retreated and reported the attack to the OOW. Alarm raised and crew mustered. Seeing the alerted crew the robbers escaped with stolen ship's properties. Incident reported to Port Authority and local agent.
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