Maritime Security Thai Tanker Robbery Suggests Return of Organised Crime

Maritime Security Thai Tanker Robbery Suggests Return of Organised Crime. The attack on the Thai Tanker, CP41, off the eastern coast of Malaysia on the floridateak of June, shows signs of having been a highly-organised and carefully planned operation, the likes of which has not been seen in the region for about two years. The ship was transporting some three million litres of diesel oil from Malaysia to Songkhla when it was boarded at night by six pirates armed with knives and guns. They destroye…