ReCAAP Release Report on Piracy and Armed Robbery Against Ships in Asia

According to the latest report from The Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia (ReCAAP) Category 1, 2 and 3 incidents were among the lowest during the 10 year period of January – September, 2009 to 2018 The highest level of incidents were Category 4, which includes petty theft. January … More ReCAAP Release Report on Piracy and Armed Robbery Against Ships in Asia

A New Approach is Needed to Combat Maritime Threats

The number of piracy incidents doubled off the coast of East Africa in 2017 compared to 2016, according the annual State of Piracy report released May 2018 by One Earth Future (OEF)’s Oceans Beyond Piracy program. The report analyses the human and economic impacts of maritime piracy and robbery at sea in the Western Indian … More A New Approach is Needed to Combat Maritime Threats

Five Armed Pirates Board Tanker in Singapore Strait

On the 30th October 2017, five armed pirates boarded the tanker “GP T2” as it was underway in the Singapore Strait off Indonesia, reports ReCAAP. The Information Sharing Centre (ISC) of The Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia (ReCAAP ISC)  Issued an “Incident Alert ” The Tanker GP T2 … More Five Armed Pirates Board Tanker in Singapore Strait