Security Updates

Maritime Security Review (12 November 2018)

Maritime Security Review for the week of 5 – 11 November. This issue includes:

  • Spain rescues migrants in the Mediterranean;
  • Monthly review of incidents of piracy and armed robbery in waters in Asia (October 2018);
  • Update on ports in Yemen and Libya
    • MS RISK Assessment – After Hodeidah:  The Houthi Threat to Shipping in the Bag al Mandeb Strait and Red Sea
    • Yemeni coalition forces move close to Hodeidah Port
    • Libya:  Libya election to take place in early 2019; renewed military clashes in Tripoli, near Mitiga Airport
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Maritime Security Review (5 November 2018)

Maritime Security Review for the week of 29 October – 4 November. This issue includes:

  • Migrants continue to try to reach Spain as winter season approaches;
  • Asia:  ReCAAP has issued a warning of an imminent threat of attack by Abu Sayyaf Group;
  • Gulf of Guinea:  Advisory in place for vessels transiting in waters of Republic of Congo
  • IMB issues latest global piracy statistics;
  • Update on ports in Yemen and Libya – Yemen:  Saudi alliance sends over 10,000 Troops to Hodeida; Islamic State attacks town of al-Fuqaha in Libya, killing four
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Maritime Security Review (29 October 2018)

Maritime Security Review for the week of 22 – 28 October . This issue includes:

  • Review of global maritime incidents
  • Turkish coastguard rescues Migrants
  • Update on ports in Yemen and Libya
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Maritime Security Review (22 October 2018)

Maritime Security Review for the week of 15 – 21 October . This issue includes:

  • Review of global maritime incidents
  • Piracy and armed robbery against vessels in Asia – 3rd Quarter report (January – September 2018)
  • Update on ports in Yemen and Libya – In Yemen, Saudi-led coalition airstrike hits bus carrying civilians; In Libya, protests erupt at Hariga port
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Maritime Security Review (15 October 2018)

Maritime Security Review for the week of 8 – 14 October . This issue includes:

  • Update on global maritime incidents;
  • Update on ports in Yemen and Libya – Saudi-led airstrike kills 4 civilians in Hodeida; In Libya, Haftar’s forces seize, return two Italian fishing boats
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