S.Korean tanker seized by suspected Somali pirates

A South Korean oil tanker was seized by pirates, probably from Somalia, South Korea's foreign ministry said.

S.Korean tanker seized by suspected Somali pirates

A South Korean oil tanker was seized by pirates, probably from Somalia, and its crew taken captive on Sunday, South Korea's foreign ministry said.

The 300,000-tonne Samho Dream was travelling to the United States from Iraq when it was hijacked off east Africa, the ministry said in a statement.

The tanker had a crew of five South Koreans and 19 Filipinos, it said, adding the ministry was trying to gather details on their condition.
 

Reuters

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