Somali Pirates Hijack Oil Tanker Going To Us

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Somali pirates seized a tanker carrying crude oil from Saudi Arabia to the United States in the increasingly dangerous waters off East Africa, an official said Monday, an attack that could pose a huge environmental or security threat to the region....

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    NAIROBI, Kenya — Somali pirates seized a tanker carrying more than $20 million of crude oil from Saudi Arabia to the United States in the increasingly dangerous waters off East Africa, an official said Monday. The Greece-flagged Maran Centaurus was ...
    09/16/2017 - 12:54 am | View Link
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    03/23/2017 - 11:18 pm | View Link
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    03/14/2017 - 1:16 am | View Link
  • Somali Pirates Hijack Oil Tanker
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  • Somali pirates hijack oil tanker and demand ransom
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    03/14/2017 - 12:15 am | View Link
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    03/14/2017 - 4:17 pm | View Website
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    An oil tanker has been hijacked off the coast of Somalia, raising fears Somali pirates could be back in action after almost five years.
    03/14/2017 - 8:53 am | View Website
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    MOGADISHU, Somalia-- Pirates have hijacked an oil tanker off the coast of Somalia, Somali officials and piracy experts said Tuesday, the first such seizure of a large ...
    03/14/2017 - 6:23 am | View Website
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