March 14, 2011

Indian Navy captures pirates

NY Times "The Indian Navy said Monday that it had arrested 61 pirates and rescued 13 crew members over the weekend some 700 miles off the western coast." By VIKAS BAJAJ

'The Navy said it had seized a fishing boat that Somali pirates had captured in December and were using as a mother ship to attack other ships in the Arabian Sea.

'The raid was the third major capture of Somali pirates by Indian authorities this year.'

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