The "Anna B" was boarded by a robber on Jan 21, 2018, at 2 a.m., while the vessel was alongside the Lima Base jetty at Douala, Cameroon, in position lat 004 00 00N, long 009 24 00E. The officer of the wtch spotted the robber on the upper deck at starboard side. Alarm was raised and the embarked Cameroon Naval personnel fired a warning shot over the robber. As a result, he jumped over board and fled the area in a small boat, with his accomplice.
Coming from Dunkirk, the "Diana" was disabled and drifting in Haifa Bay in stormy weather in the morning of Jan 21, 2018. There were seven crew members on board. The Israeli authorities deployed rescue vessels to take the "Diana" in tow into Haifa for repairs, but the continuing inclement weather conditions were hampering the operation. Around noon the ship was at anchor 5,17 nautical miles NNE of Haifa, in position 32 53 4.2N, 35 04 24E.