Greek-owned tanker hijacked off Togo coast: army

Army head of staff Atcha Titikpina said, that Togolese forces were trying to locate the tanker after they were informed of the attack in the early hours of Tuesday.

Greek-owned tanker hijacked off Togo coast: army


World Bulletin / News Desk

Pirates hijacked a Greek-owned oil tanker with a crew of around 20 off the coast of Togo on Tuesday, the West African state's armed forces said, the latest in a spate of attacks on shipping in the Gulf of Guinea.

Army head of staff Atcha Titikpina told a conference in the capital Lome that Togolese forces were trying to locate the tanker after they were informed of the attack in the early hours of Tuesday.

 

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