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Somali pirates target ships in the Indian Ocean

Pirates appear to be making a comeback in the Indian Ocean. Attacks were common until warships from an international force launched a major crackdown five years ago. But the ambushing of four ships by Somali pirates has ended the relative calm

by Mohammed Adow

Pirates appear to be making a comeback in the Indian Ocean.

Attacks were common until warships from an international force launched a major crackdown five years ago.

But the ambushing of four ships by Somali pirates has ended the relative calm

Al Jazeera’s Mohammed Adow reports from Qandala in Somalia.


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