Malaysian authorities know the pirates are still out there.
MMEA wary of speedboats
JOHOR BARU: The presence of high powered boats in waters off Johor has raised eyebrows at the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA).
Registered overseas, these are known as “phantom boats” and are believed to be used by pirates in search of target vessels along the trade routes.
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