Piracy Peport

October 16, 2011
Piracy Report
A merchant vessel reported coming under fire at 1057Z on 16 October in position 0501S 04003E, approximately 13nm east of Wesha Island in the Indian Ocean. A merchant vessel reported coming under fire at 1508Z on 16 October in position 1426N 05249E, approximately 130nm NW of Socotra Island in the Gulf of Aden. Both areas will remain at high risk for at least the next 24-48 hours.