Kuala Lumpur : Prime Minister Najib confirms a Malaysian -Owned Tanker was hijacked via his facebook status. The Tanker carries 22 crews consisting of 16 Malaysians, 5 Indonesia dan 1 Myanmar. PM Najib ensures government will deploy necessary assistance to retrieve all 22 crews back home safely. Faith of 22 Crews and details of hijackers are uncleared at the moment.
An oil tanker with 6,000 metric tonnes of Ron95 petrol has gone missing since Thursday has been extended to waters off neighbouring countries.The Malaysia Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) in a press statement released here said MT Orkim Harmony was sailing from Malacca to Kuantan when it disappeared.
MMEA operations director southern region Maritime First Admiral Ibrahim Mohamed said the tanker was carrying 6,000 metric tonnes of RON95 petrol when the incident took place.”The last known location for the tanker was about 30 nautical miles of Tanjung Sedili east when it suddenly lost contact at around 8.50pm,” he said.