Friday, July 16, 2010
Somali Pirates in U.S. Facing Trial
Piracy off the shores of Somalia continues to be a problem. However, there are eleven less pirates roaming the shores of Somalia looking for an easy cargo ship to capture. These Somali pirates are now being held in a detention facility in Norfolk, Virginia and face long prison terms - possibly life- for their attacks on U.S. ships. Read more in "New US Charges Against Suspected Pirates", Military.com, July 10, 2010.