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Northeastern State Authorities Seize Notorious Pirate Leader in Bold Anti-Piracy Raid

The MV Abdalla, flaunting 23 Bangladeshi crew members, got snatched and directed towards the Somali shore. Pirates bolstered it with fierce firepower to ward off rescues. This method by pirate factions helps them dominate the captured ships. These poor souls, the crew, endured endless days captive, eventually freed after long-winded bargaining bringing about a $5 million pay-off. Bangladesh and maritime bigwigs were all tangled in the deal. Mudug's top cop, Col. Mohamud Abdihakin Yusuf, vowed to squash piracy and lock up…

Somali Troops Seize Key Ruunirgood Stronghold from Al-Shabaab

For a stretch of days now, soldiers have been active in Ruunirgood, a zone erstwhile controlled by Al-Shabaab. Military brass say they're in the throes of minesweeping efforts, since Al-Shabaab departed leaving hidden dangers in their wake. "The Somali National Army has surged forth from multiple fronts into Ruunirgood District, seizing control of this key area straddling the Galgaduud and Middle Shabelle regions. Investigations are underway in the city," stated the government communiqué. Authorities didn't mention any…

Northeastern State Security Forces Confiscate Arsenal and Narcotics in Daring Garowe Raid

Garowe (AX) - Northeastern State's security forces paraded a stash of seized firearms and narcotics nabbed in recent crackdowns in Garowe. Abdirahman Haji Abshir, Governor of the Nugal region, informed the press on Sunday that one civilian lost their life and two individuals sustained injuries during the operation. He further mentioned that the forces confiscated illicit weapons from Garowe, the state's administrative heart. "We locked up the four most notorious troublemakers of the city last evening. Justice will be…

Northeastern State Security Forces Seize Two ISIS Militants Who Survived U.S. Airstrike

Garowe (AX) - The Northeastern State Security Force (PSF) has snagged two ISIS outsiders who dodged last week’s US airstrike in northeastern Somalia. On Saturday, the PSF announced that Imraan Mohamed Alawi and Mabruuk Nassor Saidi, hailing from Tanzania, were nabbed. They were busted 30 km from the bomb site, thanks to a hot tip and a swift PSF chase. A joint air assault by Somali and US forces took out three IS-Somalia combatants in a hinterland close to Dhaardaar, roughly 81 km southeast of Bosaso, last week. The…

Rooney Excited to Seize New Opportunities as Plymouth’s Head Coach

Wayne Rooney, despite his struggles at Birmingham City, has taken on a new challenge as the head coach of Plymouth Argyle. Plymouth narrowly escaped relegation in the previous Championship season, finishing just above Birmingham City, who ended up in the 22nd spot. Interestingly, Rooney was the manager of Birmingham but was let go after less than three months. He took over from John Eustace when the team was in sixth place but was sacked in January after only winning two out of 15 matches. Despite the difficulties at…

Estevez aims to seize golden chance as Houston Dynamo FC faces off against FC Dallas

Estevez wants FC Dallas to conquer their road struggles when facing Houston Dynamo this weekend. Estevez sees the upcoming trip as a chance for Dallas to prove themselves and make a statement. Despite their recent strong home form, Dallas has struggled on the road this season with just one point from five games. Estevez emphasizes the importance of both results and performances in their upcoming match. He acknowledges the team's progress but emphasizes the need to continue improving. Houston Dynamo, on the other hand,…

Seized: Subpar Flour Intercepted by Somalia Officials at Mogadishu Port

Below is a unique and rewritten content without any plagiarism: Dumped at the port of Mogadishu in Somalia on May 15, 2024, there was a shipment of subpar flour. The Somali authorities caught the unknown quantity of substandard flour that arrived at the port. This contraband was discovered in numerous containers held at the port, failing to pass the quality standards set by the Somali Bureau of Standards. The Bureau exposed that the goods were damp and had excessive moisture content, making them unsuitable for consumption.…

Somali Pirates seize Bangladeshi vessel, crew rescued and returned to Dhaka

Somali pirates abducted Bangladeshi ship crew, who have now returned to Dhaka. MV Abdullah, carrying coal, was hijacked off Somalia's coast. The crew thought they would die during the ordeal. The pirates released the crew after a ransom was paid. The crew faced a nightmare in captivity for 32 days. International naval forces are guarding against piracy. The crew's families were relieved to see them back. Acts of piracy have been on the rise in Somalia. Elite teams have been dispatched to patrol the waters. The crew's…

Northeastern State Security Forces Intercept Explosives and Capture Suspect in Bold Anti-Terror Operation in Bosaso

In Bosaso, Northeastern State's maritime forces nabbed a suspect and seized dangerous materials after operations in the area. Among the confiscated items were hand grenades linked to recent explosions in the city. The missions focused on individuals believed to have ties to terrorist organizations like Al-Shabaab and ISIS-Somalia, rumored to have secret bases in the mountains of Bari region. However, the official statement did not specify the suspect's particular group affiliation. The naval command's statement indicated…

Puntland Navy Seizes Arms and Disrupts Pirate Operations in Somalia

In a recent development, the Puntland Maritime Police Force (PMPF) revealed the capture of illegal weapons and the dismantling of a suspected pirates' network in the coastal area of Eyl. This region is notorious for launching assaults on ships. Details about the number of confiscated weapons and their intended use were not disclosed by the Puntland naval forces. The incident took place in northeast Somalia, which is a known stronghold for ISIS and al-Shabab extremist groups. The PMPF confirmed that regional authorities are…

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