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#Somali Pirates in First Hijack in Years
Local Editor

A freight ship had been hijacked off the coast of Somalia, reports said.

A number of suspected pirates boarded the Sri Lankan-flagged vessel off the country’s northern coast on Monday, residents and officials said.

A spokesperson for the European Union Naval Force, which runs anti-piracy operations in the area, said it was too early to confirm pirate involvement.

If confirmed, it would be the first hijacking of a commercial ship by Somali pirates since 2012.

Source: News Agencies, Edited by website team

14-03-2017 | 12:12

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