Incident involving a container vessel, Bab El Mandeb
Issued: 7 months ago
Date Reference Region Category Aggressors Source
14 Dec 2023 - 11:46 CW Alert 015- (Dec 23) Indian Ocean Maritime incident MILITANTS UKMTO/CLOSED
The UKMTO have been made aware of an incident in the vicinity of the Bab El Mandeb. UPDATE 1: The UKMTO have received a report from a vessel of an explosion sighted 50 metres off the port quarter. UPDATE 2: The UKTMO have reported that the vessel has now cleared the area and that the crew are safe. Clearwater have also received further confirmed information that the vessel involved was a Hong Kong-flagged container vessel.
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