Somali forces rescue nine crew kidnapped by pirates from Indian ship: mayor

Reuters News
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Posted: Apr 12, 2017 5:29 AM

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Somali security forces have rescued nine seamen who were kidnapped from their Indian cargo dhow and taken ashore by pirates, said Hirsi Yusuf Barre, the mayor of Galkayo town in the state of Galmudug.

(Reporting by Abdi Sheikh; Writing by Duncan Miriri; editing by John Stonestreet)