PIRATES SEIZE PANAMA-FLAGGED CARGO SHIP AND CREW

Pubblicato il 2 agosto 2010 16:17 | Ultimo aggiornamento: 2 agosto 2010 16:17

A Panamanian cargo vessel with 23 people on board has been seized by pirates in the Gulf of Aden. The European Union naval force reported that the hostages are mainly Pakistani, Egyptian and Sri Lankan. The 17,300 ton ship was carrying cement bags when it was attacked by small arms fire. .