Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  2009  >  October  >  15
Latest

Spain unaware of ransom demand by Somali pirates

By   /  October 15, 2009  /  Featured, News, Somalia  /  No Comments

spain

Listen Madrid – Spanish Defence Minister Carme Chacon Wednesday said she was unaware of any ransom demand by Somali pirates holding a Spanish trawler and its crew in the Indian Ocean. One of the pirates told AFP earlier Wednesday that they are demanding USD 4 million (EUR 2.8 million) for the release of the ship, […]

Read More →
Latest

500 Somali troops get their training finished in Djibouti

By   /  October 15, 2009  /  Featured, News, Somalia  /  No Comments

djibouti flag

Listen Djibouti (Alshahid) – About 500 troops from   Somali transitional federal  government have completed  military  training in Djibouti, the capital of Djibouti, officials said on Thursday. The training that took months was conducted by Djibouti National Army in conjunction with French Forces came to an end on Thursday morning in a ceremony that was attended […]

Read More →
Latest

PIRATES DEMAND 4M $ RANSOM AND RELEASE OF COLLEAGUES

By   /  October 15, 2009  /  Featured, News, Somalia  /  No Comments

Paul-Rachel-Chandler-somali-pirates

Listen Mogadishu (Alshahid) – Somali pirates holding a Spanish Trawler abducted last week are  demanding 4million $ ransom, said on Wednesday that contact has been made with the ship owners, a pirate commander said. “We have had some communication and contact with the ship owners and we have told them that four million U.S. dollars […]

Read More →