Topic: Ecoterra International
As US forces negotiated the release of four Americans captured while yachting in the Arabian Sea, Somali pirates shot and killed them today. The incident raises questions about the new military approach to piracy.
02/22/2011 02:09 pm
Owners of a Greek-flagged oil tanker dropped a record ransom payment of $5.5 million to $7 million on the deck of the ship today, prompting Somali pirates to release the Maran Centaurus.
01/18/2010 03:23 pm
Escalation of violence could lead pirate gangs to join radical militants, including those with ties to Al Qaeda, say analysts.
04/13/2009 01:00 am
As attacks continue, experts consider whether deadly force would be an effective deterrent.
04/11/2009 01:00 am