Pirates kidnap 13 people in Gulf of Guinea

Source: Business Insurance

November 05, 2019 Pirates have kidnapped 13 crewmembers on two European-flagged ships in the Gulf of Guinea, Euronews reported. Four crew members on a Greek oil tanker were kidnapped on Oct. 4 after pirates boarded the boat off the coast of Togo, while eight people were kidnapped from a Norwegian cargo boat on Nov. 2 during a similar incident off the coast of Benin.