INCIDENT ALERT – SUSPICIOUS APPROACH
Date: 08/03/2021 05:55 UTC
Position: 144309N 053313E 95nm SE of Nishtun
Location: GULF OF ADEN
An MV has reported being approached by four small craft with 2 POB on each (source: UKMTO).
Intelligence Comments: This incident is assessed as likely to be an encounter with local pattern of life and most likely to be fisherman. The number of occupants in the craft would indicate this is unlikely to be a piracy related incident.