ANKARA (A.A) - 01.04.2010 - Turkish SAT Commandos captured nine pirates on a skiff boat in the Aden Gulf early on Wednesday.
According to a statement posted in the web-page of General Staff, Turkish frigate TCG Gemlik which serves under an international mission to fight-off piracy in the Gulf of Aden, encountered a suspicious boat in the security corridor of the commercial vessels.
The statement said Turkish frigate forced the boat to stop and 9 pirates in the boat were captured.
TCG Gemlik is the fifth task force Turkey has deployed to the region since February last year.
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