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Vessel Attack 17 August 2019

Advisory 003/AUG/2019 - Update 01

Category: Attack

Description: On August 17th, 2019, at around 0415Z a MV was attacked in position 03°33’N 006°40’E (60 nm / 210 from BONNY, NIGERIA). The crew and vessel are now safe.  Vessels are advised to exercise extreme caution in this area.

 Source: Reported to MDAT-GoG by phone.

 Any queries regarding this Warning Notice ring 0033 298 22 88 88 for further information.

THIS ADVISORY is not classified as a Maritime Security Event and has not been verified by MDAT-GoG. This information is provided to inform maritime situational awareness for mariners operating in the region. MDAT-GoG is not responsible for the accuracy of this reporting.

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