Sunday, December 23, 2012

Somali Pirates Release Crew of ‘Iceberg 1’

Somali pirates have released 22 hostages held since March 2010 aboard the M/V Iceberg 1, according to a statement by officials in Somali’s semiautonomous region of Puntland. The Iceberg 1, hijacked...

December 23, 2012
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Thursday, December 13, 2012

Somali Police Forces Launch Raid to Free Iceberg 1 Hostages

Three pirates have been killed in a botched attempt by Puntland authorities to rescue hostages from Somali pirates’ longest held ship, the M/V Iceberg 1. Local media reports indicate that...

December 13, 2012
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Thursday, April 26, 2012

Dear Indian Government, Your Cowardice and Indifference Toward the Crew of MV Iceberg I is Noted [VIDEO] Sorry India, but it’s been over two years and your citizens are still sitting in a Somali hell hole for no good reason.  Leaving them to perish is NOT...

April 26, 2012
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Monday, April 2, 2012

M/V Iceberg 1 Surpasses Two Years in Pirate Captivity, Status of Crew Unknown

It’s been two unspeakably long years for whomever is left of the crew of the M/V Iceberg 1 since being hijacked by Somali pirates off the Yemeni coast.  The Panamanian-flagged...

April 2, 2012
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Friday, November 4, 2011
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The Crew of MV Iceberg 1, Abandoned by her Owners, Tortured by Somali Terrorists

The MV Iceberg 1 is a Panama-flagged Roll on-Roll off ship that was attacked and overrun by pirates on 29 March 2010.  Since that time, the crew has been left...

November 4, 2011
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Wednesday, October 26, 2011
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MV Iceberg Still in Pirate Control… Ransom Not Paid

By Somalia Report, After sources close to pirate groups claimed over the weekend that a ransom had been paid for the MV Iceberg, pirates on board the vessel have said...

October 26, 2011
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Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Somali Pirates Release ‘Iceberg 1’ After 19 Months – ***UPDATE*** AP Retracts Story

***UPDATE***  The Associated Press retracted their story on this today, apparently things aren’t what they seem.  We will keep you posted with any further updates. Somali pirates have released the...

October 25, 2011
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Tuesday, March 30, 2010
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Cargo ship with 24 crew members seized near port of Aden

By REUTERS Pirates seized a cargo ship on Monday with 24 crew members off the port of Aden, Yemen. The vessel, the MV Iceberg 1, was boarded just 10 miles...

March 30, 2010
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