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Nigeria navy kills 6 pirates

2013-08-28 22:13

The Nigerian navy has killed 6 pirates and injured 1 in a campaign against piracy off its coast.

Somali piracy drops to its lowest in 7yrs

2013-07-15 12:01

Pirate attacks off the coast of Somalia and in the Gulf of Aden dropped to their lowest level since 2006, an international watch group says.

Tanker missing off west Africa

2013-06-14 19:02

A French-flagged tanker has gone missing in piracy-plagued waters off West Africa, the International Maritime Bureau says, warning other ships in the area to be on guard.

Sea piracy level falls to lowest in years

2012-10-22 13:36

A maritime watchdog says global sea piracy has fallen to its lowest level in years as threats from Somalia ease.

West Africa piracy rivals Somalia's

2011-08-11 22:20

Pirate attacks off West Africa's coast have increased to levels that rival those seen in Somalia, insurers say, prompting maritime agencies to set aside their rivalries.

Somali pirates shoot at tanker

2009-12-30 16:05

Heavily armed Somali pirates have fired on a Kuwaiti oil tanker near the Arabian Sea in an attempt to hijack the vessel.

 

Pirates raid chemical tanker off Togo

2013-07-18 13:02

Pirates have robbed a chemical tanker off the coast of Togo this week, a maritime agency and a security source says, the latest attack in increasingly dangerous West African waters.

Navy needed for Gulf of Guinea piracy

2013-06-24 21:28

West and Central African leaders have called for the deployment of an international naval force in the Gulf of Guinea as they met in Cameroon to discuss maritime security in the pirate-infested waters.

French tanker hijacked by pirates

2013-02-04 10:25

The International Maritime Bureau says that a French-owned oil tanker that went missing off the Ivory Coast over the weekend is believed to have been hijacked by pirates.

Better reporting leads to piracy spike

2012-07-18 16:59

An increase in the number of pirate attacks recorded in the Gulf of Guinea is partly the result of better reporting in a region where maritime crimes are often not noted.

Navy cuts Somali pirate attacks

2010-04-22 21:50

Pirate attacks around the world fell by over a third in the first quarter versus the same period last year although Somali gangs accounted for over half the incidents.

Hijacked oil tanker at coast

2009-12-02 18:15

A massive Greek oil tanker hijacked by Somali pirates in the Indian Ocean has reached the Somali coastline, say the European Union's anti-piracy mission off Somalia.

 
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