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14.04.2017 - IMB Report - UPDATE Vessel under attack / Yemen
Further to our message of 140900 UTC APR 2017, Ukmto Advisory - Update
14.04.2017 at 0652 UTC in position 15:55.5N - 052:20.7E, Off Yemen.
Vessel was approached by a small boat with 6-7 armed persons onboard who attempted to board the vessel several times but failed. Shots were fired towards the vessel. Later, small boat departed the area. Vessel and crew are safe.
Vessels are advised to remain vigilant and adhere to the latest BMP recommendations.
All attacks and suspicious sightings should be reported.
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