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Piracy Makes Troubling Comeback In Indian Ocean
on 10/17/13 AT 4:55 PM
Seven years after pirate attacks hit the headlines off the coast of Somalia, they're back all over the Indian Ocean.
France captures 12 suspected Somali pirates
By IBT Staff Reporter on 11/13/09 AT 10:35 AM
The French navy captured 12 suspected pirates off the coasts of Somalia and the Seychelles Thursday, an army spokesman said Friday, as part of Europe's anti-piracy mission in the area.
Somali pirates warn Britain against yacht rescue
By IBT Staff Reporter on 10/28/09 AT 3:10 PM
Somali pirates holding two Britons captive aboard a yacht off the coast of the Horn of Africa nation warned Britain not to try to rescue the couple.