A robbery and an attempted robbery were reported at Manila Anchorages, Philippines. Fire fighting equipment was stolen as in previous robberies this year. A Tanker was robbed while at anchor at Pulau Bintan. Indonesia. An attempted robbery on a Chemical Tanker failed at Karamunting Bulk Oil Terminal, Sandakan Port, Sabah, Malaysia when the perpetrators were spotted by the duty crew.1 A Bulk Carrier was boarded while underway in the Singapore Strait.
20 August 2017 - The Panama flagged Bulk Carrier, Star Lily was boarded by two men from a small boat while underway approximately 4.7nm SSE of Pulau Nipah, Indonesia. The duty oiler was threatened with a knife. Two small boats were noticed on radar heading towards Indonesia.2
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