Somalia Pirates captured by Turkish Navy
Turkish commandos have captured nine alleged pirates on board a boat in the Gulf of Aden, the Turkish Armed Forces has released in a statement. The frigate Gelibolu, which is serving as part of the Nato anti-piracy mission, intercepted the pirate skiff while monitoring the security corridor for merchant shipping 80 miles from the coast. The Turkish Commandos intercepted the pirate boat and captured nine pirates on board. The Turkish Armed Forces website has also published photos of the pirates at sea in their skiff and after their capture holding their hands above their heads.
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