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Nine hostages missing as Somalia security forces rescue cargo ship

Somalia security forces have rescued an Indian cargo ship which was hijacked by Somali pirates on April 1 but nine members of the 11-crew are missing, a regional...

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Somali pirates hijack Indian commercial vessel

Pirates have hijacked an Indian commercial ship off the coast of Somalia, the second attack in weeks after years of inactivity, industry and security sources said on...

Somalia pirates hijack first ship since 2012 

Somali pirates take over Somali vessel to use as mothership – Police

Somali pirates have taken over a small Somali boat to use as a base to attack larger ships, Somali police said on Friday. Ten Yemeni crew aboard the boat were dumped on...

Somalia pirates hijack first ship since 2012 

Somali pirates release hijacked ship, crew without ransom

Somali pirates released a hijacked oil tanker and its eight Sri Lankan crew on Thursday, a Somali security official and the pirates said, bringing the first hijacking...

Somali pirates hijack Aris 13

Somali pirates hijack first commercial ship since 2012

Pirates have hijacked an oil tanker with eight Sri Lankan crew onboard, a Somali official said on Tuesday, the first time they have successfully taken a commercial ship...

Somali pirates free eight Iranian sailors 

Iran confirmed on Tuesday the freeing of eight Iranian sailors, in captivity since May 2016 by Somalian pirates amid continuing effort to release the remaining captives....

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26 fishermen held since 2012 freed by Somali pirates

The crew of a fishing vessel hijacked by Somali pirates four and a half years ago is finally free after payment of a ransom, officials said. There were 29 members on the...

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26 fishermen held since 2012 freed by Somali pirates

The crew of a fishing vessel hijacked by Somali pirates four and a half years ago is finally free after payment of a ransom, officials said. There were 29 members on the...

Somali pirates have life sentences upheld by Federal Supreme Court

Ten Somali pirates who were sentenced to life imprisonment have had their appeal rejected by the Federal Supreme Court. Previously, the Federal Court of First Instance...