International "Shoot a Pirate" Day
Posted by aogMonday, 13 April 2009 at 08:33 TrackBack Ping URL

Let me completely agree with Orrin Judd for once that France did the correct and courageous thing by storming a yacht capture by pirates even though it put the hostages lives at risk, killing one of them.

I am also quite happy that our Navy SEALS terminated the pirates holding the American merchant captain.

I did like this quote

“From now on, if we capture foreign ships and their respective countries try to attack us, we will kill them (the hostages),” Jamac Habeb, a 30-year-old pirate, told the Associated Press

which demonstrates the wisdom of these counter-attacks, that the alternative is once pirates successfully grab hostages, they can then steal with impunity.

Tracked from Political News and Blog Aggregator: Maersk: Captain grateful to US Navy on 13 April 2009 at 12:51

The shipping captain liberated from Somali pirates Sunday after a swift firefight that killed three

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