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Pirate Attacks

Pirates Kidnap 2 U.S. Sailors Off Nigerian Coast

Reuters | Joe Brock and Andrea Shalal-Esa | Posted 12.24.2013 | World

ABUJA/WASHINGTON, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Pirates attacked an oil supply vessel off the Nigerian coast and kidnapped the captain and chief engineer, both...

Pirates Attack Cargo Ship, Kill Captain And Chief Engineer

Reuters | Posted 04.14.2012 | World

ABUJA, Feb 13 (Reuters) - Pirates shot dead the captain and the chief engineer on a cargo ship off the coast of Nigeria on Monday, an International ...

Somali Pirates Have Informants In London Help Them Plot Attacks

The Guardian | Giles Tremlett | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

For the 14 crew aboard the Karagöl, a Turkish chemical tanker churning through the lawless waters of the Gulf of Aden, it was the moment all seafarer...

Anti-Piracy Donations Reach $250 Million

AP | CONSTANT BRAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BRUSSELS — International donors pledged more than $250 million Thursday to strengthen Somalia's security forces and try to stop the rampant atta...