From Marine Link
EU Naval Force flagship, ‘ITS San Giusto’ stopped and later sank a pirate skiff in the Somali Basin after taking off 7 suspect pirates.
The EU warship, carrying out counter-piracy patrols as part of Operation Atalanta, sighted the skiff carrying a ladder and up to 20 fuel drums 180 miles east of Socotra and immediately launched its helicopter to investigate. Once at the scene, the boarding team from San Giusto boarded the vessel and apprehended the men. ….MORE