Somali pirates sieze ship, Indian crew

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Nairobi, Sep 29: Somali pirates have seized a Panama-flagged ship and its 15 Indian crew on Wednesday, Sep 29.

Ecoterra International said the MT Asphalt Venture was seized in the Indian Ocean from the Kenyan port of Mombasa, South Africa.

“Information... says a pirate group from Brava had captured the vessel and is heading towards Harardheere at the Central Somali Indian Ocean coast," the group said in a statement.

Piracy had been prevailing in African nation since 1991.

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