U.S. Forces Reportedly Free Hijacked Tanker

As this publication reported earlier today, Zodiac Maritime-owned tanker Central Park (IMO: 9725823) was targeted by unknown gunmen about 80km South of Aden, Yemen. Barrons reported that coalition warships were “engaged”in the incident. However, According to local media, U.S. troops landed on the tanker, arrested the pirates, and freed the vessel. (Yen News on X)

As of this publication, this has not been confirmed by USCENTCOM.