Europe worries about 'ghost ships' calling at their ports
Terror fears over hundreds of 'ghost ships' turning off their tracking devices while sailing close to hotspots including Syria and Libya before entering European watersIt is also possible that some of these ships could be Iranian flying false flags as indicated in the post below. Europeans will need to beef up their port policing efforts to keep terrorists and their weapons from being offloaded.
Vessels entering Europe routinely turn off their GPS tracking to ‘disappear’
Often become ghost ships after making dubious stops near terrorist hotspots
It is fuelling concerns they are smuggling people and weapons to the continent
2,850 ships ‘went dark’ before entering Euro waters in first two months of 2017