South Korea delivers setback to Somali pirates, and a warning to North Korea

Delivering what analysts saw as a thinly veiled warning to North Korea, South Korea President Lee Myung-bak praised his commandos' stunning rescue today of a freighter seized by Somali pirates.

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    South Korean President Lee Myung-bak announces a statement on the South Korean navy's operation to rescue the crewmen of South Korean cargo ship in the Arabian Sea, at the presidential house in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Jan. 21.
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