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Clearwater’s Overwatch Intelligence Directory is designed to provide clients with simple access to our archive of maritime security incident intelligence, dating back to 2017. Qualitative analysis can be conducted quickly and easily via the intuitive dashboard interface, providing users with key insights to inform critical operational decision-making in high-risk areas (HRA's)

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Robbery on a Tug and Barge, Malaysia
Issued: 1 day, 14 hours ago
Date Reference Region Category Aggressors Source
14 Apr 2024 - 02:20 CW Alert 013- (Apr 24) Southeast Asia Robbery ROBBERS IFC
It has been reported that there has been a robbery on a barge being towed by a Malaysian flagged tug along the Westbound Lane of the Singapore Strait traffic separation scheme. The crew observed up to four perpetrators on board the barge and a quantity of scrap metals were reported stolen. All crew are reported safe and the vessel does not require any assistance and is continuing to the next port of call in Klang, Malaysia.

Robbery on a cargo ship, Indonesia

It has been reported that a robbery occurred on a cargo ship whilst anchored at Lubuk Gaung anchorage, Indonesia. Three robbers armed with knives and …

Robbery on a Bulk Carrier, Singapore Strait

It has been reported that a robbery occurred on an Iranian flagged bulk carrier whilst underway in the Phillip Channel, Singapore Strait. Crew reportedly sighted …

Robbery on a Bulk Carrier, Singapore Strait

It has been reported that a robbery occurred on a Singapore flagged bulk carrier whilst underway in the Phillip Channel, Singapore Strait. Crew reportedly sighted …

Attempted robbery on a bulk carrier, Indonesia

It has been reported that during security rounds onboard a bulk carrier anchored at Balikpapan anchorage, Indonesia, duty crew spotted one robber attempting to board …

Robbery on a Fire Fighting Vessel, Luanda

It has been reported that three perpetrators approached a Fire Fighting Vessel anchored at Luanda anchorage, Angola by canoe and undetected boarded the vessel. They …

Attack on a container vessel, Southern Red Sea

It has been reported by the UKMTO that they have received a report of an incident approximately 33nm East of Assab Eritrea. Authorities are investigating. …

Hijacking of a fishing dhow, Somalia

It has been reported by IMB that they received information that a fishing dhow was hijacked by pirates in the morning hours (Exact time and …

Attack on a tanker, Gulf of Guinea

It has been reported that an attack occurred on a Tuvalu-flagged tanker approximately 46nm Southwest of Malabo (exact time and position not specified). Initial reports …

Live firing practice Pakistan Coastline

It has been reported by the UKMTO that Naval ships will conduct live firing practice between 0400 and 1700 UTC from 01-05, 08-12, 15-19, 22-26 …

Attack on a container vessel, Red Sea

The UKMTO have received a report from the Master of a vessel, that an attack occurred whilst underway 60nm Northwest of Hodeidah, Yemen (exact location …

Unmanned Aerial Vehicle activity reported, Red Sea

It has been reported that two possible Unmanned Aerial Vehicles were sighted by a vessel whilst underway 48nm Southwest of Hodeidah, Yemen. The Unmanned Aerial …

US warship shoots down two anti-ship ballistic missiles, Southern Red Sea

Open-source reports state that the USS Laboon and USS Gravely, responded to a Singapore-flagged container vessel that had reported a missile had struck near the …

Incident reported in Red Sea

The UKMTO have received a report of an incident approximately 55nm Southwest of Hodeidah, Yemen (exact position not specified). UPDATE 1: The Master reported a …

Hijacking of a Dhow, Somalia

It has been reported that a dhow has been hijacked in the vicinity of Hafun, Somalia (exact position not specified). The report states that the …

UKMTO Notice - Military Live Firing Exercise, Pakistan Coastline

It has been reported by the UKMTO that Naval ships will conduct surface, anti-aircraft and depth charge live firing practice from 0400 - 1700 UTC …

Explosion on a Bulk Carrier, Black Sea

Open-source reports state that a Panama-flagged bulk carrier has hit a sea mine while underway to a Danube port to be loaded with grain (Exact …

Robbery on an anchored tanker, Indonesia

It has been reported that four robbers armed with long knives managed to board a tanker at Dumai anchorage taking the duty crewman hostage and …

Incident involving a container vessel, Red Sea

The UKMTO have received a report of an incident, approximately 74nm Northwest of Hodeidah (exact location not specified). The Master of a vessel reported that …

US warship shoots down twelve Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Southern Red Sea

Open-source reports state that over a ten-hour period from 03:30 UTC today, the USS Laboon was patrolling the Southern Red Sea (exact location not specified) …

Unmanned Aerial Vehicle activity reported, Red Sea

The UKMTO have received a report of an incident, approximately 50nm West of Hodeidah (exact location not specified). The authorities are currently investigating. UPDATE 1: …

Russian military vessel damaged in missile strike, Black Sea

Open-source reports state that a Russian Naval landing ship was damaged in a Ukrainian air strike on the port of Feodosia, Crimea (the exact time …