The Italian cargo ship "Jolley Smeraldo" evades an attempted hijacking by Somali pirates.
An Italian-flagged merchant ship evaded an attack by Somali pirates and its 24-person crew was unharmed, shipping line officials said.
Somali pirates hijack the Netherlands' MV "Marathon" and attack the U.S. Navy cargo ship "Lewis and Clark".
South Korea will fly the bodies of eight Somali pirates killed in a commando raid on a freighter last month from Muscat, Oman, to Mogadishu, Somalia.
Somali pirates hijack Germany's MV "Victoria" and release the United Arab Emirates' MV "Al Meezan".
A South Korean Navy destroyer rescues a North Korean cargo ship from Somali pirates.
The bulk carrier MV "Ariana" is hijacked by Somali pirates in the Indian Ocean.