Office of Naval Intelligence - Worldwide Threat to Shipping (WTS) Report
9 July – 5 August 2020
Table of Contents
3.Counter-Piracy and Maritime Crime Announcements and Advisories
4.Details: Monthly Incidents by Region
5.Appendix A: Further Contact Information and Resources
6.Appendix B: Terminology and References
A. (U) NIGERIA: On 4 August, armed men in a speedboat fired upon and boarded a passenger boat transiting between Kula and Port Harcourt in the Rivers State Waterways.
B. (U) LEBANON: On 4 August, an explosion took place at the Beirut Port Complex.
C. (U) NIGERIA: On 1 August, robbers attempted to board a tanker berthed at the Apapa new oil jetty in Lagos.
D. (U) HAITI: On 28 July, two robbers boarded a bulk carrier that was drifting 3 NM northwest of Carrefour.
E. (U) BRAZIL: On 28 July, robbers boarded a bulk carrier anchored at Macapa Anchorage.
F. (U) INDIAN OCEAN: On 21 July, a security guard threatened the Marshall Islands-flagged bulk carrier JAEGER and its crew.
G. (U) PHILIPPINES: On 20 July, robbers boarded the Liberia-flagged container ship NEWARK anchored in Manilla Bay