Category Archives: Piracy


Company Official: Vietnam Oil Tanker Released by Pirates, 2 Sailors Injured

October 10, 2014

Pirates that captured a Vietnamese oil tanker last week after it left Singapore have released the vessel, the company that owns the ship said on Thursday. Two of the tanker’s 18 crew have been injured and the pirates took part of its cargo of more than 5,000 tonnes of gas oil, said Nguyen Vu Diep,… Continue Reading »


Pirates Raid Oil Tanker off Malaysia, Take Away 3 Crew

April 24, 2014

Armed pirates raided an oil tanker off the coast of Malaysia and took three crew members with them, Malaysian maritime officials said on Wednesday, underscoring increasing threats to shipping in one of the world’s busiest waterways. The incident in the Malacca Strait, a route for about a quarter of the world’s seaborne oil trade, has… Continue Reading »

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