"History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid" - Gen Eisenhower.
Alert number 013 / 2012.
***This vessel has been hijacked***
At 1939 UTC / 17 FEB / a merchant vessel was reported Hijacked by pirates in position 18 10 N 057 21 E.
The ship has been confirmed as the MV Leila and has around 24 members of crew aboardhttp://www.defenceweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=23694:somali-pirates-hijack-ship-off-oman&catid=51:Sea&Itemid=106
any update on the release of mv leila or the crew members