Two attacks reportedly took place in Sao Tome and Principe waters early in the morning Nov 7, in about half an hour time in the same area, no other details available. Attacked vessels may be crude oil tankers, and if this is the case, one managed to escape, while another one is off AIS during last 7 hours, but this information is not yet confirmed. Awaiting updates.
Nov 8 Update: According to Portugal Navy, there was at least one attempt to approach and board merchant ship by 2 fast boats, understood merchant ship escaped. But according to initial sources, there were two attacks in less than an hour, in the same area, and thankfully, both seemed to fail.
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