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eu naval force somalia - operation atalanta
statistics updated 15/01/2018
currently held by pirates
|Vessels Held1||Hostages Held2|
|wfp vessels protected||446|
|amisom vessels protected||139|
|tonnes of food/aid delivered by WFP||1,642,6533|
|pirates transfered to competent authorities with a view to their prosecution||total
|of which pirated4||14||46||47||25||4||0||0||0||0||2|
- Plus an unknown number of unreported/unconfirmed dhows and smaller vessels.
- Reported metric tonnes of food/aid delivered to Somali ports by World Food Programme shipping protected by EU NAVFOR.
- TOTAL ATTACK is the combined number of all attacks mounted by suspect pirates; those repelled/aborted and those leading to ships being in pirate hands and crews taken hostage.
- An action that renders a pirate group incapable of further pirate operation.
Latest piracy incidents
|Date||type of vessel||approximate position of incident||attack or suspicious event||bmp||pasc||unknown||pirated / safe|
|2017/11/22||Bulk Carrier||Suspicious event||X||safe|
|2017/11/18||Fishing Vessel||Suspicious event||safe|
|2017/10/06||Bulk Carrier||Suspicious event||safe|
Incident location of currently pirated vessels & hostages
|number on map||vessel||flag||pirated||crew|
Hostages without a vessel1
|total hostages held = 0||total no. of vessels = 0|