Somali pirates hijack Indian ship

2009-12-22 08:59 BJT

Somali pirates have struck again. They're holding an Indian boat with 13 crew members captive.

East Africa's Coordinator of Seafarers Assistance Program, says the gunmen seized the ill-fated vessel Friday, about 170 nautical miles northeast of Mombassa. The crew members are all Indian nationals.

Somali coastguards patrol the Indian Ocean waters near the capital Mogadishu December 6, 2009. They're holding an Indian boat with 13 crew members captive.
Somali coastguards patrol the Indian Ocean waters near the capital
Mogadishu December 6, 2009. They're holding an Indian boat with 
13 crew members captive.


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