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Somalia:Somali pirates release ship

Friday, July 29, 2011

Laaska News  July 29,2011

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Somali pirates have released an oil tanker after receiving $200,000 ransom, the Xinhua news agency reports.

The Jubba XX, with 16 crew members on board, was seized  on July 16 in the Indian Ocean as she was heading to the northern Somali port of Berbera.


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