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Somali Pirates Free Four Hostages After 19 Months in Captivity
SEOUL (Reuters) – Four South Korean sailors abducted by Somali pirates 19 months ago were released on Saturday, South Korea’s Foreign Ministry said. The MT Gemini, a tanker operated by...
Sunday, October 21, 2012
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Like Clockwork, Pirates Release Greek Tanker in Gulf of Guinea
LONDON–The Greek operator of a tanker hijacked over the weekend from the waters around the Ivory Coast said Tuesday that the vessel had been released and all crew members were...
Thursday, August 30, 2012
Monday, June 11, 2012
Monday, April 23, 2012
Somali Pirates Release Italian Tanker Enrico Ievoli and Crew
Somali pirates have released the Italian chemical tanker M/T Enrico Ievoli and its 18 crewmembers almost four months after being hijacked off the coast of Oman, the foreign ministry in...
Friday, April 13, 2012
Monday, April 9, 2012
Iranian Navy Frees Ship from Somali Pirates [UPDATE]
Iran’s Navy has once again flexed its muscles in the fight against piracy, reportedly freeing a Chinese cargo ship and its 28 crew hijacked last week in the Gulf of...
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Iranian-Owned Bulker Freed from Pirate Control after Iran’s Navy Launches Raid [UPDATE]
Both Somalia Report and the Tehran Times are reporting that the M/V Eglantine, a Bolivian-flagged and Iranian-owned bulk carrier hijacked by Somali pirates just over a week ago, has been...
Friday, January 13, 2012
Somali Pirates Release Chemical Tanker MT FAIRCHEM BOGEY [REPORT]
The chemical tanker MT FAIRCHEM BOGEY has been released by Somali pirates just five months after it was hijacked, according to a report by the Somalia Report. The tanker made...
Sunday, January 8, 2012
Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Pirates Release MV Savina Caylyn For Reported $11.5m
By JD, Somalia Report Somali pirates have just released the Italian-flagged oil tanker MV Savina Caylyn for a ransom of $11.5 million, according to pirate sources. The 22 crew members,...
Monday, November 28, 2011
New Pirate Tactic: Keep ransom figures quiet | $6 million paid for Rosalia D’Amato
We were happy to hear over the weekend that the Italian cargo ship MV Rosalia D’Amato had been released by Somali pirates with a full and safe crew. At the...
Sunday, November 27, 2011
Italian-Flagged MV Rosalia D’Amato Released by Somali Pirates
The hijacked cargo ship M/V Rosalia D’Amato and her crew of 21 has been released from pirate control according to several sources. The 74,500 tonne Italian owned and flagged vessel...
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...
Friday, October 14, 2011
Tanker Hijacked Off Nigeria Released Along With Crew
AFP is reporting that the tanker hijacked over the weekend off the coast of Nigeria has been released along with the 20 member crew. The vessel, the Marshall Islands-flagged M/T...
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