Korean bulk carrier attacked in South China seaChristian Fernsby ▼ | July 23, 2019
Seven pirates on a speedboat attacked Korean bulk carrier CK Bluebell early in the morning Jul 22, Korea’s Yonhap news agency said attack took place “near Singapore Strait”.
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The ship was well into South China sea at the time of the assault, near Riau Archipelago in position 02 56N 105 11E, en route from Santos Brazil to Incheon Korea, via Singapore, where she anchored on Jul 20.
The ship left Singapore on Jul 21.
Several crew said to suffer minor injures while trying to resist pirates. ■