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02 Nov 2021 – Suspicious approach in pos. abt 60nm NE from Djibouti

Today 02 November 2021, 06:39 UTC and in pos. 12.24.2’N / 043.45.5E (abt 60nm NE from Djibouti), one of our clients’ vessel was approached by three skiffs, with one of them closing the distance up to 5 cables from the vessel. The reactions from our Team & the Master of the vessel, were immediate and effective. The skiffs sailed away after our team fired a flare and showed their weapons.

The incident has been reported to UKMTO Watchkeeper

Source : SEAGUARDIAN