Topic: Hobyo (Somalia)
After the US Navy SEAL rescue of American and Dane hostages this week, Somali pirates say they will move other hostages around, and will kill hostages if they are attacked.
The Greek-owned Maran Centaurus was seized Sunday more than 800 miles east of Mogadishu fully loaded with an estimated 2 million barrels of oil heading for New Orleans from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
11/30/2009 12:00 am
Behind the bare brick walls of a desolate former British colonial prison in Somali land, five jailed Somali pirates didn't seem very fearsome at all.
05/03/2009 01:00 am
Five other attacks were foiled this week, authorities say. But a unified international response could be difficult.
10/31/2008 01:00 am
U.S. warships surrounded the hijacked MV Faina and its military cargo off Somalia's coast Monday.
09/30/2008 01:00 am