Tuesday, 02 December 2008
(...)The pirates captured also a Barthe Cortes - BVC ship, but it was liberated on the same night. Then, the pirates tried to capture another BVC ship, which was crossing the Gulf of Aden coming from Hong Kong to Mombasa However, the ambush failed, as the ship returned fire and took control over the small pirate vessel. Its crew probably escaped swimming back to shore. However, it is difficult to say whether fighting pirates with their own methods is an appropriate solution. It has proved effective for the time being, although Barthe Cortes, owner of the BVC ships, will probably face,...
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