The Bermuda-flagged tanker LNG SOKOTO (IMO: 9216303) reported being approached by a small craft with CPA 100m.
The Singapore-flagged container vessel MAERSK CARDIFF (IMO: 9529255) was approached by at least one speedboat. Crew is reported to be inside the citadel.
While in Pointe-Noire anchorage area the Cyprus-flagged container ship NILEDUTCH BREDA (IMO: 9612765) was boarded by three intruders. The AB on duty spotted the intruders on board the vessel, in the forecastle area, and raised the alarm prompting the crew to retreat into the citadel. The intruders escaped on a long wooden boat.
The Marshal Island-flagged tanker DIYALA (IMO: 9829643) was approached by a small speedboat with 5 armed persons onboard. The crew also reported sighting a ladder onboard the speedboat.
The Singapore-flagged LNG carrier BW PAVILION LEEARA (IMO: 9640645) was approached by a single speedboat while under security escort. The escort vessel intervened allowing the BW PAVILION LEEARA to escape safely.
The Malta-flagged container ship PORT GDYNIA (IMO: 9334387) was attacked and boarded by an unknown number of perpetrators.
The Singapore-flagged container ship MAERSK CADIZ (IMO: 9526459) was attacked and boarded by an unknown number of perpetrators. All crew managed to retreat into the citadel and are reported to be safe.