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Navy Commandos Capture 9 Pirates In Aden Gulf

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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Added: Apr-1-2010 Occurred On: Apr-1-2010
By: mandalina
Tags: Somalia, Aden, Turkish, Nayv, Sat, Sas, commandos, CTF-151, TCG, Gemlik, Gokova
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