Nipah anchorage, Indonesia - Tanker Incident

October 2013

The ReCAAP ISC circulates an Incident Alert for an incident that occurred on 23 September 2013, about 0230 hours (local time) at Nipah anchorage, Indonesia. There is a total of seven incidents reported in the vicinity of Pulau Nipah during January - September 2013, all of which involved tankers at anchor though no substantial evidence that the robbers operating in the area target tankers.

Please refer to the Incident Alert, extended herewith for more details.

Information provided by ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre (ISC)