Abu Dhabi court to give verdict on pirates

Last Updated: Tue, Feb 07, 2012 18:20 hrs

Abu Dhabi, Feb 7 (IANS/WAM) A court in Abu Dhabi will deliver its verdict March 6 on 10 pirates charged with hijacking MV Arrilah-I ship last April.

The bulk carrier was loaded with aluminium en route from Australia to Jebel Ali April 1 when pirates hijacked it.

Special counter-terrorism units, in coordination with the US Fifth Fleet personnel, liberated the vessel next day.



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