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Somali pirates will stand trial in Russia

Published on 06/05/2010

The Russian navy’s anti-submarine destroyer Marshal Shaposhnikov rescued the crew of the Moscow University tanker today and arrested 10 pirates that had seized the vessel off the coast of Somalia. The arrested pirates will face trial in Moscow, Ria News reports quoting Russia’s Prosecutor’s Office official Vladimir Markin.