ADVISORY NOTICE 005/MAR/2017 UPDATE 2
1. Category: HIJACK
2. Description: UKMTO has received information that a small vessel (assessed as a Dhow) has been hijacked in the vicinity of EYL, SOMALIA. Some crew have been put ashore and the vessel is now proceeding to sea; course, speed and destination unknown.
Vessels are advised to exercise extreme caution.
3. Source: Email received by UKMTO 241323ZMAR17.
4. Any queries regarding this Advisory Notice ring 0044 2392 222060 only for further information.
THIS ADVISORY is not classified as a Maritime Security Event and has not been verified by UK MTO. 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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