Cargo Ship, Kudos, Attacked by Pirates Off Basilan, Philippines - 16 Feb
Philippines-flagged cargo vessel attacked & boarded by armed pirates in vicinity of Coco & Sibago Islands, Basilan, Philippines. Distress call made; crew dropped hot water & oil onto pirates as they attempted to board; Philippines forces & coastguard dispatched naval assets. Minor injuries to some crew, vessel safe & escorted to safe anchorage - 16 Feb 2018.
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