Of 59 people kidnapped from boats off Sabah, 15 still being held captive

No new abduction cases have been reported since April 17, says a maritime piracy information sharing centre.

KOTA KINABALU: Fifteen people are still being held captive after they were kidnapped from their boats in the waters off Sabah’s east coast, a piracy information sharing centre has revealed.

According to statistics provided by the Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia, (ReCAAP), the 15 were from 59 people kidnapped since March 16 last year.

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