Stena tanker fires flares at pirates

Stena Bulk confirmed on 6 November that its 49,750 dwt chemical tanker Stena Imperial was approached by suspected pirate vessels in the Red Sea, west of Yemen, on 3 November. The incident came two days after […]

Swiss-owned bulk carrier Glarus. Credit: Massoel Shipping

Pirates free Glarus crew

Twelve crew members of Swiss-owned bulk carrier Glarus have been freed more than a month after being captured by pirates. Massoel Shipping, the ship’s owner, said on 28 October that the seafarers have been medically […]