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Alerts: 006/13 - Hijacked Dhow ***UPDATE***

Title

006/13 - Hijacked Dhow ***UPDATE***

Date

06/06/2013 08:00

Latitude

11.6

Longitude

49.25

Summary

UPDATE TO HIJACKED DHOW 050545ZJUN13

Details

At 0545 UTC / 05 JUN 13  a dhow was hijacked by pirates in position 11 36 N 049 15 E.
  
***VESSEL & CREW RELEASED***

FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE RELEASED VIA OUR DAILY UPDATE/PAM AS AND WHEN IT BECOMES AVAILABLE. INITIAL REPORTS INDICATE VESSEL AND CREW ARE SAFE.

VESSELS ARE ADVISED TO KEEP WELL CLEAR OF THIS POSITION AND TO EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION IF IN VICINITY. REPORT ANY SUSPECTED OR ACTUAL PIRATE ACTIVITY TO UKMTO DUBAI, BY PHONE: +97 150 552 3215 OR E-MAIL: UKMTO@EIM.AE.

WHILE NAVIGATING IN THE REGION VESSELS ARE URGED TO OPERATE AT A HEIGHTENED STATE OF READINESS, IMPLEMENT SELF PROTECTION MEASURES IN ACCORDANCE WITH BEST MANAGEMENT PRACTICE VERSION 4 (BMP4) DATED AUGUST 2011.

PLEASE SEE EITHER:

http://www.shipping.nato.int/Pages/BMP.aspx  or www.mschoa.org.

Category

Pirated

Month

June 2013

Year

2013

Month Grouping

6

LatitudeImperial

1136N

LongitudeImperial

04915E

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