UK-flagged oil tanker attacked by pirates

UK-flagged oil tanker attacked by pirates

A British-flagged oil tanker was attacked by pirates on Sunday. The attack occurred near Yemen and resulted in the exchange of gunfire. No injuries have been reported after the attack though the tanker has sustained some damage. The armed guard team had fired multiple warning shots before the pirates eventually opened fire at the tanker.

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Paul C
Paul C 1 weeks

Apparently pirates are not honoring the global lockdown. Let's hope they are at least maintaining social distancing and washing thier hands!

Miles O'Brien
Miles O'Brien 1 weeks

Clever pirates. The ship is worth more than the oil.

R_Forde
R_Forde 1 weeks

Is it time to add more mercant marines to ships?

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