Security Updates

Maritime Security Review (13 November 2017)

Maritime Security Review for the week of 6 – 12 November 2017.  This issue includes:

  • Monthly review of piracy and armed robbery against vessels (October 2017)
  • Update on ports in Yemen and Libya – Aden is the only port currently open in Yemen; In Libya, Tobruk port has opened only for goods being imported directly into Tobruk and not beyond
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Maritime Security Review (6 November 2017)

Maritime Security Review for the week of 30 October – 5 November 2017.  This issue includes:

  • Saudi-led coalition has temporarily closed off all land, sea and air port access to Yemen.
  • Niger Delta Avengers announce end of ceasefire.
  • Migrant arrivals in Italy are declining
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Maritime Security Review (30 October 2017)

Maritime Security Review for the week of 23 – 29 October 2017.  This issue includes:

  • An update on port conditions in Yemen and Libya
  • Save the Children suspends operations in the Mediterranean
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Maritime Security Review (23 October 2017)

Maritime Security Review for the week of 16 – 22 October 2017.  This issue includes:

  • Review of piracy and armed robbery against ships in Asia – Quarterly Report (January – September 2017);
  • An update on port conditions in Yemen and Libya – of note is that Tripoli port has had some disruptions due to clashes; Tobruk port is closed indefinitely to international shipping due to smuggling concerns, vessels are being re-routed to Hariga or Benghazi;
  • Special feature article on cyber security concerns for the shipping industry.
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Maritime Security Review (16 October 2017)

Maritime Security Review for the week of 9 – 15 October 2017.  This issue includes an update on the migration situation in the Mediterranean and an update on the situation at ports in Libya and Yemen – of note is an incident involving the Libyan coastguard opening fire on a Russian tanker suspected of smuggling Libyan fuel.

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