1. Iranian armed forces conducted a series of live firing exercises in the Gulf area this week, see page 2.
2. UKMTO and MSCHOA released Alerts regarding an explosion at the Yemeni Oil Terminal at Hush Al Nishaimah, (see media article (a).
3. Masters of merchant vessels not trading in the UAE or have restrictions regarding ships visitors can continue to receive the latest UKMTO Maritime Security brief via telephone or by e-mail, using the contact details at the bottom of this page.