Somali pirates kill all 4 Americans aboard hijacked yacht

(WASHINGTON) — All four Americans aboard a hijacked yacht have been killed by the Somali pirates, CNN reported. The FBI was in the process of negotiating with the pirates when a rocket-propelled grenade was fired at a nearby U.S. Navy ship and gunfire was overheard on the yacht Quest. Navy personnel found all four Americans dead on the yacht, while all of the pirates were either killed or captured.
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By Professional Mariner Staff