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Pirates steal 2.5 million liters of marine gas oil off Malaysian coast

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New details released about the July 4 pirate-attack off the Malaysian coast indicate that pirates stole around 2.5 million liters of marine gas oil from the Moresby 9 tanker, reports Ship & Bunker citing Tradewinds.

Local piracy specialists have pointed to the attack as an example of an upswing in hijackings in Southeast Asia this year.

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