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Statistics Updated on: May 28, 2021

Since 2009

142
Vessels Held *
2, 737
Hostages Held **
1.598
WFP Vessels Protected
704
AMISOM Vessels Protected
2.276.637
Tonnes of Food/Aid Delivered***
Pirates Transferred to Competent Authorities
171
Total
0
Remanded
145
Convicted

Events statistics

Events Statistics
Deployed Units Maneuvers and Operation Statistics

Latest Piracy Incidents

Date Sort ascending Vessel Type Approximate Position of Incident Event BMP * PASC ** Unknown Pirated/Safe
Chemical Tanker Horn of Africa Attack X X Safe
Oil Tanker Horn of Africa Attack X Pirated
Oil Tanker Somali Basin Attack X X Safe
Container Suspicious Event X Safe
Cargo Vessel Suspicious Event Safe
Oil Tanker Suspicious Event Safe
Cargo Vessel Suspicious Event X Safe
Oil Tanker Suspicious Event Safe
Tanker Suspicious Event X Safe
Cargo Vessel Suspicious Event X Safe

INCIDENT LOCATION OF PIRATED VESSELS & HOSTAGES

View on Map Date Sort ascending Vessel Type Vessel Flag Event Crew
13.916667, 47.966667 Cargo Vessel BLUE STAR St Kitts & Nevis Attack 28
13.333333, 47.950000 Cargo Vessel BOSPHORUS PRODIGY Antigua & Barbuda Attack 11
13.900000, 49.650000 TUG MASINDRA 7 Malaysia Attack 11

Hostages without a Vessel *

Date Sort ascending Location Crew Number Vessel Type Vessel Flag
Somali Basin 11 Container MV ALBEDO Malaysia
Somali Basin 15 Container MV ALBEDO Malaysia
Arabian Sea 4 Fishing Vessel FV PRANTALAY 12 Thailand
Somali Basin 7 Oil Tanker ASPHALT VENTURE Panama
Horn of Africa 6 Cargo Vessel MV LEOPARD Denmark