Tuna vessel escapes pirates
Suspected pirates were later caught by EUNAVFOR.
Albacora tuna vessel escapes Somali pirate attack in Indian Ocean
A vessel owned by Spanish tuna fishing giant Albacora, Galerna III, managed to escape a pirate attack northwest of the island of Mahe, in international waters, El Correo reported.
Last Saturday morning, the captain gave the alarm when a suspicious boat approached at full speed, said the boat’s owner, Ager Zabala. Crew gathered in a “security tunnel”, following their protocol, while security agents prepared to repel the aggression.
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