MDAT- GoG Warning of Increased Piracy
Issued: 6 months ago
Date Reference Region Category Aggressors Source
5 Apr 2022 - 13:47 CW Alert 003- (Apr 22) West Africa General alert Pirates MDAT-GoG
The MDAT-GOG has been made aware that there is an increased threat of piracy activity in the following area. Cancel this Warning on the 07th April at 1347 UTC A. 05°00N 002°30E, B.05°00N 005°50E, C. 03°30N 002°30E, D. 03°30N 005°50E We strongly recommend that the seafaring community (all Shipping) transiting this area increase their vigilance and retain an enhanced local surveillance and apply BMP WA procedures. This information is provided to inform maritime situational awareness for mariners operating in the region.
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