"The captain of the chemical tanker died last night from gunshot wounds he got during the hijack," a pirate who gave his name as Mohamed said.Photo of vessel by Foggy from Shipspotting.com and used in accord with Shipspotting terms and conditions.
"The ship is headed for Haradheere with the dead captain."
The a Virgin-Islands owned chemical tanker MV Theresa VIII was hijacked earlier this week with its 28 North Korean crew members.
"We must be ready to dare all for our country. For history does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid. We must acquire proficiency in defense and display stamina in purpose." - President Eisenhower, First Inaugural Address
Wednesday, November 18, 2009
Somali Pirates: Wounded Captain of Hijacked Tanker Dies
Reported as Captain of Hijacked Tanker Dies From Gunshot Wounds :
Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom)
Post a Comment