Log in

No account? Create an account

The · Psychohistorian

Pirate update

Recent Entries · Archive · Friends · Profile

* * *
Ever wonder what smaller countries do with their navies? Well, here's something South Korea recently did with theirs:
Video of Korean commandos recapturing a ship from Somali pirates.

They had some help from a U.S. destroyer and helicopter in that raid. In another incident a South Korean vessel got some help from China, until recently not a major naval power:
Chinese navy rescues Korean ship from pirates

In response to the Korean commando raid, some pirates threatened to kill Korean seamen they captured. What's actually happened so far:
Somali pirates free Korean trawler and crew.
* * *