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By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Dec 23rd, 2012
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Tropical storm Four is forecast to strike Somalia at about 06:00 GMT on 25 December.Data supplied by the US Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the point of landfall will be near6.9 N,49.7 E.Four is expected to bring 1-minute maximum sustained winds to the region of around 74 ...
By benim
In East Africa
Mar 14th, 2011
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Five Somali men convicted of piracy for attacking a U.S. Navy ship off Africa’s coast have been sentenced to life in prison. The men were also sentenced Monday to serve an additional 80 years in prison on other charges related to the attack on the USS Nicholas. Defence lawyers had argued the me...
By benim
In East Africa
Nov 22nd, 2010
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The piracy case against five Somali men accused in an attack on a U.S. Navy ship off the African coast is headed to jurors in Virginia. A U.S. District Court jury on Monday heard 4½ hours of closing arguments. Judge Mark S. Davis told jurors to return Tuesday morning to begin their deliberations. Att...