13 November 2009

Incident: RoRo chased

A RoRo vessel, not otherwise identified, is chased in the Indian Ocean about 810 NM south of Mogadishu. "Pirates in two small boats armed with guns chased a Ro-Ro ship underway with intent to hijack her. Ship raised alarm, informed flag state authorities who informed the coalition forces." The target vessel evaded boarding via increased speed and evasive action. (ICC/IMB Website)