A maritime official says pirates have hijacked a Danish cargo ship with 13 crew members near Somalia.
Noel Choong of the International Maritime Bureau in Malaysia says the ship was sailing from the Middle East to Asia when it was seized Friday in the Gulf of Aden. The ship flies a Bahamas flag but operates out of Denmark.
Saturday, November 08, 2008
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