Concerns aired last week about piracy.
Indian Fisherman Dies in Pirate Attack
On Saturday, the Bahraini Coast Guard’s commander reported that a dhow was attacked outside of the nation’s territorial waters and that an Asian sailor was killed, part of an ongoing pattern of piracy on the Bahraini, Saudi and Qatari maritime borders with Iran.
Prosecutors were notified. The commander further asked fishermen to stay within proper fishing areas in Bahrain and to avoid crossing any maritime borders. In addition to safety, the commander warned that violations could lead to legal actions.
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