In another brazen action by pirates off the coast of Somalia, pirates have taken a ship laden with tanks and other armaments destined for Kenya. The US, Russia, and other navies are taking action now to recapture the ship in lieu of a 20 million dollar ransom request. The pirated ship is currently in the sights of the US Navy. See this LA Times report now. http://www.latimes.com/news/printedition/asection/la-fg-pirates28-2008sep28,0,6001918.story

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