iOS app Android app

Pirates Somalia

Pirate-Hunting Cruises Off The Coast Of Somalia

Ananova | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Luxury ocean liners in Russia are offering pirate hunting cruises aboard armed private yachts off the Somali coast....

Somalia: We Have Details On Pirates

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Somalia's prime minister says his government has identified many pirate leaders but needs more resources and the help of other ...

Kenya 'Will Try Somali Pirates': France

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Eleven Somali pirates captured this week by a French warship are being taken to Kenya for trial, the French defence ministry has said....

Somali Pirates Hijack 4 More Ships

AP | ELIZABETH A. KENNEDY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOMBASA, Kenya — Defiant Somali pirates fired rocket-propelled grenades and automatic weapons at another U.S. cargo ship on Tuesday but failed t...

Somali Pirates RETALIATION Against U.S. Vowed

AP | ELIZABETH A. KENNEDY and PAULINE JELINEK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOMBASA, Kenya — President Barack Obama vowed Monday "to halt the rise of piracy," while shipmates of the rescued American freighter captain cal...

You Are Being Lied to About Pirates

Johann Hari | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Johann Hari

The people our governments are labeling as "one of the great menaces of our times" have an extraordinary story to tell -- and some justice on their side.

UN Struggles To Stop Pirate Attacks, Approves New Sanctions

AP | TOM MALITI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NAIROBI, Kenya — The U.N., African Union and Arab nations struggled to respond Thursday to a surge of pirate attacks, authorizing sanctions and ...