Bulk carrier robbed in South China sea

Bulk carrier TN SUNRISE was attacked by pirates at 2035 UTC Nov 4 in position 00 56N 105 07E, South China sea of Pulau Merapas. Official report:
Five robbers armed with knives boarded a ship underway. They threatened the Master, stole his personal items and money from the ship’s safe and escaped. SSAS activated. Incident reported to local authority.
Bulk carrier TN SUNRISE, IMO 9729348, dwt 60948, built 2015, flag Marshall Islands, manager AM NOMIKOS TRANSWORLD MARITIME, Greece.

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My name is Nikolay Torkin, I’m Merchant Marine Master, presently in command of feeder container ship trading in South East Asia. My family lives in Prague, Czech Republic. Mikhail provides me with daily accidents reports, I send him information with regards to accidents and container ships.