A Kuwaiti Oil Tanker Has Been Hijacked

A Kuwaiti oil tanker was hijacked today by Somali pirates, off the coast of Oman. The tanker had a crew of 27 and was on its way from Sudan to Singapore.  No word on whether the tanker was full of oil or not.

Source: EU Naval Forces in Somalia.

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3 Responses to A Kuwaiti Oil Tanker Has Been Hijacked

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  2. Kuweight 64 says:

    Hi there! When I did a search on this on the net, what I understood is, the oil tanker ship that is hijaced by Somali pirates is called ‘Zirku’, registered in UAE. Doesnot belong to Kuwait. Here’s a link http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2011/03/29/MNT71IKU19.DTL

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