Categories: a-port-information, EuropePublished On: 02.01.2019112 words0.6 min read

British Special Forces have regained control of an Italian cargo ship hijacked off the UK coast. According to the newspaper The Sun, the incident occurred after four suspects believed to have boarded the ship in Nigeria demanded to be taken to England. The personnel had to lock themselves inside the ship’s bridge to escape the attackers.

Sputnik has talked about the hijacking incident with Tony Smith, Global border security consultant and former head of the UK Border Force.

Sputnik: Does this incident tell us that there should be some concern about the level of safety of UK Naval operations and border security?

Continue reading the interview on the Sputnik website here