MOGADISHU, Somalia. Pirates hijack freighter off coast on Monday in the first seizure of a commercial ship since 2012 according to piracy experts and officials – @AceNewsServices

#AceNewsReport – Mar.14: Pirates hijack a freighter carrying #oil off the Somalian coast with eight Sri Lankans on board SCMP reported on Tuesday.

Pirates have hijacked an #oil tanker off the coast of Somalia, Somali officials and piracy experts said Tuesday, the first such seizure of a large commercial vessel on the crucial global trade route since 2012.

The Aris 13 on Monday reported being approached by two skiffs, John Steed with the organisation Oceans Beyond Piracy said.

The ship was carrying fuel from Djibouti to Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, he said. Eight Sri Lankan crew members were aboard.

An official in the semi-autonomous region confirmed …

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