Turkish team captures 9 pirates in Aden Gulf

Turkish SAT Commandos captured nine pirates on a skiff boat in the Aden Gulf early on Wednesday.

Turkish team captures 9 pirates in Aden Gulf

Turkish SAT Commandos (the Underwater Assault Team) 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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