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Tag: anti piracy measures

VDR warns that risk of pirate attacks remains high

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The German Shipowners’ Association (VDR) once again warns that the threat to shipping posed by pirates has not yet been eliminated. While the number of piracy incidents world-wide has declined according to the piracy report of the International Maritime Bureau of the ICC, this year pirates have already taken temporarily command over 110 seafarers and boarded over 100 ships.

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EUNAVFOR: International community needs to remain vigilant

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The Operation Commander of the EU Naval Force (Somalia) has reiterated the need for continued vigilance at sea after a chemical tanker, CPO Korea, was reported as being attacked by six armed men 330 nautical miles off the east coast of Somalia on 22 October. The attack was confirmed after a thorough investigation into the incident.

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Counter-piracy measures still needed

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IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim and Operation Commander Major General Rob Magowan of the EU Naval Force Operation Atalanta reiterated the key message that merchant shipping should continue to take protective measures against possible piracy attacks, when they at IMO Headquarters in London.

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