Weekly Piracy Report 16 May 2019 20.05.2019

Piracy Events Over the Past Week
Horn of Africa

Pirate and maritime crime activity in East Africa waters is at a low level. No piracy events were reported this past week.


Gulf of Guinea

Pirate and maritime crime activity in West Africa waters is at a moderate level. One hijacking and one kidnapping were reported this past week; with no further information available on the kidnapping event.

Southeast Asia

Pirate and maritime crime activity in Southeast Asia waters is at a low level. One boarding event and one suspicious approach were reported this past week.

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SOURCE: The Office of Naval Intelligence