Captain jumps overboard, SEALs shoot pirates, official says

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  1. iMacattack

    iMacattack busy, too busy

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    http://www.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/africa/04/12/somalia.pirates/index.html

    (CNN) -- The American captain of a cargo ship held hostage by pirates jumped overboard from the lifeboat where he was being held, and U.S. Navy SEALs shot and killed three of his four captors, according to a senior U.S. official with knowledge of the situation.
     
  2. noeettica

    noeettica Well-Known Member

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    What a great EASTER Present !

    Nothing like SWIFT American justice !!!

    Dave
     

  3. B.Lee

    B.Lee Well-Known Member

    Finally. We should have done that a few days ago.

    With one of them surrendering, we should have a good old-fashioned keel hauling in order.

    http://blindkat.hegewisch.net/pirates/punish.html#khaul