S Korean-skippered vessel outruns Somali 'pirates'

Seoul – A fishing vessel, initially believed to have been hijacked off the Somalian coast early on Saturday, was confirmed to be operating as normal, the South Korean foreign ministry said.
The Mongolian-flagged ship – with a South Korean captain, and two South Korean and 18 Indonesian crew members — successfully outdistanced a suspicious boat that had pursued it for more than an hour in an apparent attempt to capture it, the ministry said in a statement.
To continue reading, please click here.
Source: http://www.news24.com/

Share this article

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn

More articles from MAST...

Get in touch

Main Office: +44 (0) 1279 216726

Risk Consulting
Email: Riskconsulting@mast-security.co.uk
Call: +44 (0) 1279 874 528

Physical and Asset Security
Email: Protection@mast-security.com
Call: +44 (0) 1279 874 529

Security Systems
Email: Technology@mast-security.com
Call: +44 (0) 1279 874 521

Maritime Security
Email: Operations@mast-security.co.uk
Duty Manager: +44 (0) 7827 359132
24/7 Emergency Telephone+44 (0) 1202 045 833

Skip to content