Статьи, помеченные тэгом ‘pirates’

Somali pirates hijacked the tanker

Monday, May 10th, 2010

On May, 8, Somali pirates hijacked the tanker “Marida Marguerite” in the Gulf of Aden. The seizure took place 120 miles far from the coast of Oman.


Somali pirates are captured by French Navy

Monday, March 8th, 2010

French Navy has captured 35 Somali pirates while two-day lasting patrols of the aquatory close to Somali coast. It is considered to be the most successful anti-pirates operation since the beginning of Atalanta operation on December, 2008.


Somali pirates have released fishing boat with Russian crew

Sunday, March 7th, 2010

Somali pirates have today released fishing boat Thai Union-3 with more than 20 Russians onboard seized in October 2009. The boat has been released for ransom.


Saudi Arabia´s tanker is seized by Somali pirates

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

Somali pirates have seized the Saudi Arabian tanker with the crew of 14 people onboard. According to the words of the official representative of the EU anti-pirate mission John Harbor, the ship has been hijacked on March, 1, in the Gulf of Aden.


NATO’s Navy sank mother ship of Somali pirates

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010

Danish Navy frigate “Absalon” of NATO Navy sank the ship of Somali pirates. Pirates however were evacuated to the shore.


Somalia pirates now act on coast

Friday, February 26th, 2010

Somalia pirates now act not only in the sea but also on the coast. On Thursday February, 25, they seized five trucks of the UN World Food Program. The convoy of cars was going from Galkayo to Berbera.


New Year’s holidays with Somali pirates

Tuesday, December 29th, 2009

Somali Pirates on December, 28, hijacked the chemical tanker belonged to Philbox ltd. in the Gulf of Aden. The tanker called St. James Park was under the British flag but was sailing from Spain to Thailand. The crew of the ship includes 26 persons from eight countries. The ship was seized without any fire shots.


Somali pirates are finally caught on a hot

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009

Pirates attacked the cargo ship navigating under the Antigua and Barbuda flag near Oman shore. The ship was floating from Togo.


Pirate’s wars: Apple will sue everyone

Thursday, November 26th, 2009

Piracy is going to be reduced. Apple corporation has recently required William Alsup who is to plead the case against piracy company injunction to the activity of Psystar.


Somali pirates continue hijacking

Tuesday, November 17th, 2009

The pirates continue hijacking near the Somali coast and the accidents of such seizures increases rapidly. The international operations to counteract maritime piracy have reduced the number of seizures but haven’t excluded them. Thus yesterday the pirates succeed in seizure of tanker near the Seychelles.