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Old December 4th, 2008, 03:29 PM
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Exclamation Two more Cruise ships "attacked" by pirates

It is being reported on German TV and in the press that the M.S. Astor was last Friday saved from a pritae attack in the Gulf of Aden whena German frigate came to it's rescue and fired warning shots. I have only found articles in German so far:


The MV Athena earlier this week beat off a pirate attack in the Gulf of Aden:


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