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Fox News reporting the pirates about 21 century.
From London to Carter to Djibouti Amy Kellogg tracks down a pirate negotiator with the American routes -- of the dirty business.
Boom bust -- to Nairobi.
Right now can't -- inside the drug fueled lives of the pirates in Kenya is little Mogadishu and what is it might for the families of the group was held hostage Martha MacCallum finds out with a blow by blow account -- -- 56 day drama.
From our fox news headquarters in New York.
Here's Martha MacCallum.
-- to Fox News reporting at pirates of the 21 century I'm Martha MacCallum.
Pirates have been terrorizing travelers on the high -- since the earliest days of the -- trade -- In fact that the nations -- the earliest pirates they began selling the Mediterranean.
About 2000 BC.
Over the centuries -- pirates have been portrayed in books and films as swashbuckling.
Buccaneers wearing a patch over when I.
But -- -- pirates in the Gulf of Aden.
Are not -- -- cargo or brandishing swords instead they -- the high seas carrying AK forty sevens and rocket propelled grenades hijacking ships and yachts and even sailed boats inserts.
Of human -- Hostages and the handsome ransoms that they -- Often in the millions of dollars that is what these bandits -- after.
It is a dirty and dangerous business in fact right now Somali pirates are holding at least fourteen ships.
And more than 200.
Fox News reporting traveled nearly 101000 miles around the globe.
To find out who these modern day pirates far.
And how they turned piracy into a multi million dollar well organize business.
-- And it ultimately and.
British couple Paul and Rachel Chandler it was supposed to.
Give -- a lifetime sailing their -- Lynn -- in the Indian Ocean from the Seychelles to Tanzania.
But on October 23 of the way it's turned into English.
He can't not think about.
-- -- Somali pirates boarded their got it night and the couple was -- -- -- more than 200 hostages being held for ransom Somalia and -- But they were.
The demand was -- a staggering seven million dollars.
With negotiations for -- -- dragging -- their captors report the couple is ill and refusing to eat or drink.
This year alone pirates of the attacked more than 325.
And -- 639.
Hostages the vessels range than this Greek oil tanker carrying two million barrels of oil taken on November 30.
To the Chandler's 38 foot long -- Many involved in security in the region keep their identity -- concealed on this.
Consultant -- provides on the ground support in countries around the world.
This is a society.
That has four generations.
Raided each other's cattle sheep camels.
Two rated passing ship.
It's no different.
Taylor had a huge spot and we went from three ships that have been taken hostage.
It was very obviously had.
I think something the response was task force 151.
An international coalition eighties patrolling the Arabian -- Cox news -- Kellogg's spoke with a former commander -- the task force all of our nation's leaders have concerns over how to protect our highways that connect.
That -- is the economic engine of the world.
The task force is comprised of up to 25 warships from twenty country.
Problem for us is when there's a warship that he does have a party have -- fashion statement -- all that that is when that make them me.
Plunging their smallest yes larger mother ships at sea the pirates now travel -- more widely.
Despite the efforts task force 151 merchant mariners are forced to do much on their own.
The merchant vessels themselves can -- a huge amount to -- politics that closely.
Look at how you run your -- -- and -- by congress'.
Advised them on live on the -- too scared to try and stay closer to.
On land that hybrid industry is flourishing.
Just Somalia's piracy is the only profitable business so profitable in fact that -- stock exchanges have been set up.
Allowing some -- to invest money and weapons to meet -- share of the ransom.
One of these disasters the group also -- is a radical Jihad -- With ties to al-Qaeda.
-- about trains its fighters to wage war against the enemies of Islam.
There are numerous camps on the ground and science and those camps are primarily games currently trained fighters.
Thank you and smoke is it possible that you can -- for something.
-- And it appears that future is now.
A newly released Canadian intelligence document it was also but has been arming and training pirates in exchange for a share of their spoiled.
Speaks dangerous it is that they.
Can very easily be.
By foreign troops that are not affect us.
This is -- other organized.
-- -- You have drug smuggling empires or human smuggling empires trafficking.
There's evil here.
And it needs to it needs to stop.
Great -- -- tracks down a former pirate in Nairobi's little loaded issue.
As she follows the money trail to find out who's getting paid and whether some of the hot money is funding and al-Qaeda linked Islamist group called also Bob.
That is next when Fox News reporting returns.
Welcome back that we now take a look at -- the Somali pirates are.
Our correspondent Greg -- -- follows the pirate money trail in tonight Roby is little nobody issue.
This was Hollywood's version of the pirates.
Dashing man brandishing so.
It's a far cry from today's real pirates of the 21 century they are wreaking Havoc on the world shipping industry it's again -- -- All we have with Mac today people spent Thanksgiving.
These fireworks -- off ships thousands of times their signs aren't -- Kalashnikov rifles and latter's.
The Somali pirates punch in the waters of the Gulf of Aden.
-- minutes stay there control of the ship.
The -- With welded grappling hooks.
-- to the railing they scamper up these aluminum ladders.
And within minutes they run up to the bridge they attacked the watched -- on the bridge and then they're in control of the ship the pirates are.
Hunting human hostages to hold for ransom.
It's become a booming business during the last eighteen months more than 100 million dollars has been paid by shipping companies to -- the crew.
They don't -- Italian tugboat buccaneer and it's sixteen man crew were released after a ransom of four million US dollars was paid chip didn't night.
-- -- -- People pirates took an American ship the -- Alabama -- relief supplies to Africa.
Captain Phillips is their only pick it.
They hurt him in the will be immediate certain death.
No ransom money was -- -- the Alabama's 21 man crew were freed only after navy USC job.
-- -- If I were to survive Abdul Wali -- say is facing trial in Manhattan.
Unprecedented effort navies around the -- got mobilized to fight piracy.
But who are these enemies Somali pirates we found some of them hanging around the Somalia ex pat area Nairobi Kenya -- dug a little Mogadishu.
Now going to guy called -- soccer he says he's a pirate he's got that nickname because he started young.
See how he grew up.
The five floor walk up to mr.
-- -- -- didn't want to reveal his identity and spoke to me through a translator.
That I -- I think.
Sting but you're you're threatening people's lives you're disrupting business -- -- -- this year little book on I was feeling good people.
Being that -- can kill them all that.
Someone has no.
Central government to distinguish between.
He mandalit build free pirates of the big shifts they commandeer.
Was when I was young man -- -- -- even.
Job you know you just -- to get close to one of these ships to realize what the pirates are up against.
Get a sense of that the scale of these ships and at the back with a virus afternoon they have to scale of these ships.
But they do it again and again and again.
This is the chemical tanker MV -- -- which observers say is he helped hijack -- 2008.
Filipino tanker and its 43 -- -- were held near his home base of mobile for more than five months.
2.2 billion dollar ransom was paid and milk as they share was around 35 now.
Thousand dollars from -- and development business and it's nothing that those who ended -- running crumbled MySpace and do anyway.
And since the early nineties Somalia has been wracked by civil war protesters -- one of the Somali capital Mogadishu as a team.
His skill at handling an AK 47 automatic -- helped him get the job.
Ultimately begins tomorrow.
You're going to have this window of opportunity for people -- flawlessly where there's no government's going to restrain the that's one factor in the road and the other horses incentive awards and the two came together nicely.
-- that the waters off the coast of Somalia have been ravaged by years of illegal foreign fishing and toxic dumping robbing many -- and their livelihoods.
So who just.
You refuse to board the gunmen who think she's completing his perfect storm of piracy -- some -- themselves.
But the most important elements of -- situation.
Is the over way.
Political is -- on to clan conflict.
You have religious differences.
That our power and was planned.
And that way -- back into the religious conflict.
-- as a member of the powerful -- look at your plan like mafia families that clans Somalia are tight affected units.
This is the dizzying chart of the major actions or -- thank trustee job.
And it works and so they're very very kind staff had Dei cars that work.
Because they don't -- a top down organization.
Little Mogadishu the business of piracy they're driving force in the economy -- or do over for everything.
-- real estate side businesses have developed.
He didn't want his identity revealed either he ran a hybrid catering business -- -- water as of the pirates like to shoot pulled.
How much did they need a lot.
Of fun you can.
I'm glad that -- of cats or -- is narcotic leaves -- keep them up for days makes them dangerously unstable.
Its effects are similar to cocaine.
Osmond told me he lived in a town called -- also.
Pirates center we caught a glimpse of traveling with the French -- husbands gripe with the -- they didn't pay well.
Retired not because they're -- The piracy trickle down effect might not be all it's cracked up to beat.
-- -- -- it was one of several piracy hideouts along the Somalian coast these exclusive -- show us -- seaside place.
Not too much different than a lot of others -- only some signs of piracy -- like a local shop stocked with Campbell's soup.
Journalist only assure you visited the place about it missing tigris.
Blame for having had so much exposure to to piracy.
That talent so -- There's so lack of infrastructure that it was it was -- he ideas.
That the pirate and I think -- -- flowing just really into any -- each and every night it's just not true.
The millions made in hostage taking does floated the brains behind operations of the investor at the planners thinking that much the third urban.
Half of the proceeds.
What the pirates do with all that ransom money while some -- that they bring it here a little Mogadishu the Somali area -- Nairobi Kenya.
Where's the evidence well they point to investments and new buildings like this there's a building boom happening here amidst all the smaller.
That's what's coming up and this is a new building a new related.
-- it's just -- all the credit.
Home blowing -- Kenyan journalist David yeah he shows us all around that.
Replaces -- Shopping -- soaring prices the suspicion that -- money is being laundered there.
Acts canyon -- is something else if not any Kagan you're -- you -- aren't Mountain Dew claws.
One minute he's human and he did give money -- to me.
He's introducing for the rights movement and I think some of that might be thrown -- returns.
I don't think I'm sure.
When he could also be coming to Kenya from illegal sources and even if the cash these pirates.
It was based money transfer system called -- -- can be used which moves money around without a Trace.
This hot money is also reportedly tied to funding the radical Islamist Al Shabazz and a militant Islamist group linked to al-Qaeda.
Recently they've stepped up suicide bomb attacks on the U win and a fragile Somali government.
And what's disturbing to observers is that young Americans want from Alabama and -- when he from Minnesota may be involved.
Last October -- -- that begin the first known American suicide bomber and at least or others have died trying to embrace radical Islam.
Who was radicalized.
In Minnesota is probably the first US citizens here you know -- -- -- On these young men from the US Western Europe and Australia.
Are leaving people from other terrorist organization which might have a more global agenda.
It's interesting to note though that -- -- -- that makes history with the pirates.
Pirates seized -- Saudi Homs Syria -- tanker in 2007.
There were reports Alice -- -- tried to get the pirates to give it up believing it seizure was a violation of this moment long.
God when pirates -- the US.
-- about leaders reportedly cheered him.
That victory against the US and now there are reports the ouster -- taking their cut a pirate money as well.
About 20% is spent to pay off.
Government officials to look the other way and this includes -- Islamist extremists.
How should Bob.
-- -- -- soccer politics and Islam -- little to do with its decision to -- pirates it was excitement.
And cash don't know that I don't think it's something definitely brought peace and -- work.
Coming up next Amy Kellogg takes us deep inside the terrifying two month hijacking.
Of a Danish ship.
You'll hear from the ship's owner captain.
And the man who was hired by the pirates to negotiate on their behalf it.
Now Amy Kellogg takes you inside the two month long hijacking ordeal.
Okay have reception.
You're listening to distress call us from -- -- -- -- She was under attack by Somali pirates.
And rocket propelled grenade launchers.
This future was carrying -- Thousand ton cargo and -- planes en route to -- division.
It's the voice of the Russian captain Andre knows and it hasn't tried to create waves to.
Shake off pirates.
With more than twenty years of Seaman ship it was his maiden voyage is yeah.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Also received an emergency message in code from captain -- -- -- We also have a tracking devices -- you can actually on -- television screen followed the movements of the ship movement of the -- became evasive doubles if you indicate this that this you wouldn't be on the attack.
And then find is that the ship stopped.
And then -- the -- -- Your heart just sank this very frustrating very shocking experience.
Pirates of the 21 century aren't after cargo they are interested in the people on board for ransom.
-- like -- elsewhere in the world word which deals ships for cargo Somalia so underdeveloped that they don't have a.
A mechanism for all floating a thing or marketing they -- it had only taken fifteen minutes for the pirates seized control of the 7000 tonne us.
Captain notion in the -- unarmed thirteen member crew all from Russia Georgia and Estonia were held at gun point and.
The first thing they -- was -- shots we made it clear that I was gonna question.
There was any physical contact in the fire and if you work in.
And we told them it didn't work relationship could die -- -- -- -- And that's began over two months of -- terrifying and frustrating ordeal.
For the first time Fox News reporting reveals the inner workings of the CEC futures hostage negotiations with the pirates.
At the center a mysterious and key player emerged from being Alley -- We confirmed that this is the man who negotiated on behalf of the Howie and -- -- plan.
Two of Somalia is bewildering array of competing factions -- clean boy naming it definitely yes we'll.
Of course we didn't trust him at all until the last moment but we never -- that person possibly negotiator hired by the fire.
Good and actually was solidly higher launch but an educated.
Fox News reporting set out to track down the elusive Allen.
Starting in London at 3000 mile journey took us to the United Arab Emirates.
And it was sent to take -- to cut -- when we were supposed to meet for an interview in the capital now.
Exactly Fox News and could -- to find out if you have any success through the that I don't that I.
Suddenly -- fifty states yeah this was hardly surprising given a flawless landscape Somalia.
-- by decades of war you know functioning government.
-- was on the -- so his numbers kept changing.
He ended up in Djibouti the -- -- shifting on the Horn of Africa and that's where we decided to meet him fine.
Keeping a low profile into the -- small camps order for the interview and hope to visit that's.
When we come back Amy Kellogg finally meets up with the -- we Ali -- -- Learn how to pirates aboard the CEC future wrangled a small fortune in return for the crew and seven.
We'll show you exclusive footage of the actual money drop.
Of more than a million dollars.
But -- back to Fox News reporting pirates of the 21 century I'm Martha MacCallum.
Well as days passed tensions and conditions aboard the CEC future -- dire.
We continue now with Amy Kellogg and the mysterious Ali Ali.
And there he was standing in the hotel lobby ready to talk about the dirty business of negotiating cash.
For the lives of hostages held by pirates.
You get involved being negotiate -- market -- in the team that released.
German couple as you can.
-- and those who once.
There are a lot of but Harrison.
-- claims he spent years living in the United States including Maryland and New York.
In Manhattan claimed he once worked as a driver for the late teens don't -- her legendary family.
Fox News could not confirm this but we can confirm that in Memphis Tennessee.
He was convicted for assault with a knife in 1995.
He claims of Somali man he -- -- in its.
Just with a machete the courts determined otherwise.
-- was sentenced to probation and anger management.
And according to Shelby county he did not comply with court orders case was however ultimately dismissed.
Though not until 2001.
-- told me he wanted to become an expert on pirates but the pirates wouldn't let him hang with them unless he worked for them.
-- Wal-Mart -- with Clemens -- that I holdings.
-- -- -- colleagues have you looked at gunpoint.
The -- communication I mean you should.
The older and it was from my wife.
Tell us about the pirates themselves pirates that -- There there's good news when I regret the it's -- Just it's.
Gonna -- -- stations.
This just shoot there was C.
-- It seems that the pirates and a lot of Somalia is narcotic of choice is caught or -- after they -- -- -- they stay up for hours and cocaine like days.
Captain -- -- remembered this surreal scene in his cabin.
Maybe it's local custom but they don't Wear and they don't know you and yourself up -- -- -- -- satellite.
They know all about that perfectly when the pirates came towards computer oracle.
And on the screen savers and wearing this woman.
The -- looked at the monitor and -- behind -- she couldn't understand quick turnaround didn't think he didn't understand that it was important issue.
-- -- -- -- -- -- NASA that the cut mustache -- but I'll simply come.
Yes it is graphics.
And then -- think.
It's -- -- some entities.
-- -- -- It didn't negotiate sort of don't know what -- -- -- if you want to get what she said we're from -- We've been going on for six today's -- involved as usual we will we will will be vocal as the future and its crew drifted off the coast of -- with.
Filthy conditions on port.
And food and fuel -- running low.
Ran some numbers of 4000005 million dollars for flying around as tempers -- pirates even turned on Alley at one point.
What's been it's a little hard to lose seven.
-- but what he thinks.
-- certain groups and -- How much that they want that.
That was to opt in for five million dollars and -- -- -- goes way way above anything that'd been -- at the time so there was no way that we -- not gonna come anywhere proof look on what.
We wanted to -- -- two million dollars what made the pirates agreed to take.
And Dixon fourth or nothing and all along that will go on and off we go to -- they -- to be absolutely sure that they squeeze the last fall out of you.
And and and and that and that's that's what you need to know when you -- again because time is time doesn't matter to them.
Now came the really tricky part the money -- We made a contract with a company that does have -- The wind's -- things people medical school record -- that we need a lot of all of -- from the pirates pairs negotiators also insisted unquote proof of life.
And demanded it proved to be displayed on death.
The troops taking pictures.
Do you couldn't really -- This news I was good at it and we'll subscriptions.
It didn't trust elected this.
Is telling me.
-- I'll round them up around okay -- you want the next time okay finally went wrong you know.
-- -- -- in the capsule was the only currency the pirates will -- brand new US bills more than one million dollar.
-- -- And tells them if you still.
So when the county into.
-- -- -- this thing.
And we have also in order to try and facilitate the distribution of the funds we have actually provided and -- -- -- -- they -- Booth.
And -- that the banks have and they and they or being paid according to a formula a formula that rivals anything on Wall Street.
And it appears that those are different.
-- -- -- didn't suppliers get paid.
For some reason they couldn't agree and -- she took to the authority Hollis was that the -- and at some point.
They all crammed into that happens cabinet they had a major argument about about this disapproving and then spitting all these demands them.
To the extent was starting fighting and then you know they've -- of these -- -- and and this started shooting it.
And we had trouble -- the shipments of -- And according to Alley back on short the fighting continued amongst the clans.
Close relative to not include lease it -- certain technically it's well technically it's.
-- -- -- -- -- The machine.
Knicks -- didn't lose.
Shots in part.
After our interview -- claims he's done with pirates.
And after two and a half months of -- captain ocean and his crew have no illusions about Somali pirates.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- There's nothing beautiful -- interesting.
Therefore it's just whose worldview is -- -- them.
-- -- She drugs and narcotics -- -- and they don't have any concert.
When we come back I sit down with the owner of the first American ship that was seized by pirates in the gulf of -- Hear how he freed his 28 man quit.
You may have heard of them there's Alabama but actually the first American ship that was ever hijacked in the Gulf of Aden.
Was that ever be this -- Leah back in November of 2008.
The owner of that ship James -- to do it takes us into the grueling talks.
That he engaged in to set his -- -- -- They were flying.
My company's plan.
And -- trusted me with their safety.
I couldn't let them are often lasting scars from merchant mariners and sailors that -- hostage to pirates on the -- diseases.
But you -- can also have a -- good effect on the lives of their colleagues friends and loved ones around the war.
I'm extremely proud of my husband Richard okay so does this act of bravery.
James has to do knows this firsthand.
Scoop with the shipping financier about the nightmare -- Really his tanker and merchant vessel the -- it.
Just -- my irons in November of 2008 off the coast of Africa.
Taking back some a little bit about the -- -- -- -- was transiting the Gulf of Aden carrying a load of palm oil from.
Indonesia to spend.
This corridor between the Horn of Africa and the Saudi peninsula is now ground zero.
With some 200 people currently being held hostage pirates in this region haven't checked everything -- tankers and cruise ships to private -- race.
Under this gag me of the 28 crew members 26 and India and two from Bangladesh.
Took special precautions while sailing he's dangerous waters.
And his home in New Jersey -- to -- -- -- follow the -- course.
-- to transit the area -- what time of day.
What's -- of course high speed taking evasive maneuvers kind of security measures at that time did you have -- us.
We -- barbed wires and netting.
False or -- Jackson on a railing to deter pirates we have for security guards on board.
Former SA SN and and other military guys on board.
To provide extra -- to help the crew we have evasion and defensive responses in the event of an.
The attacks on kids late day he got to the point whereas -- let -- -- decided they wanted to stop and think about it.
I was off the phone company that -- ministry -- on board they were -- did you wish that they had guns.
No I'm still on the fence about having lethally armed security guards.
On board the ship missiles they're gone on because they the biggest problem -- not shipping and insurance act victory union company come on board.
I think getting out between different continent country.
Despite the security on November 26.
Somali pirates attack.
They had to.
That came at us from opposite ends we're -- getting ready for defense of operations.
They still kept coming fired their RPG -- -- they shot.
AK forty -- others have been and they just kept.
And had they gotten to -- that is a -- With the latter grappling hook they just pulled up alongside the ship if we were doing or maneuvers -- Heidi you know climbed on board the ship.
-- attack that left -- at the security guys at that once they saw that the pirates were on board with.
The machine guns.
There was really nothing else that they can do apart from going through leadership change in the end it happens looking -- dispute accounts they were going to be hunted down you and to their credit.
They actually abandon ship were evacuated the ship.
And I think that was the right thing to do there was nothing they -- do anymore for that hostage situation and I think their presence on board the ship.
Would have only made matters worse it.
The phone call however it was that you you got this news.
Very early Friday morning the day after Thanksgiving.
Just after midnight I received a call from one of my technical superintendents the call came in to me and said.
-- -- is being.
Attacked by pirates.
-- has been captured.
And it -- those words that set in motion.
The day's worth of of intense.
And and and strategizing on a bunch of different levels -- make contact -- you know what number to -- of we had a special phone setup for.
Communications with the pirate.
This is where old of the negotiations and all the communications occurred with the pirates.
Of course we have our special pirate phone they were the only ones who had this number and so.
Our objective for the duration of the crisis was to always be available for this phone and and and -- The things that.
Are in the back of your mind aren't they going to.
Execute someone and you hear on the phone is it going to be real or is it gonna be fake.
What do you tell the families.
Talk about -- grandmother of one of the crewmembers Randy who Whiteney granny went on a hunger strike.
And it's when her son.
The C -- father called me up and says look my mother.
His grandmother's on restriction will not meet that -- that okay.
-- apparently meeting get everybody together.
Get me to India in 48 hours so like I can prevent.
You know these emotions which are very natural very normal.
From taking control and -- the situation.
You over there and for five hours.
I was surrounded by -- Probably ninety family members.
Asking me questions.
And trying to implore them to try and live as normal life -- because.
And to make them understand.
Their loved ones' safety was as important to me as it was to and that we were gonna do absolutely.
That we could to get them accidentally.
At the end of you know those four hours and bring you started -- Tell me about the negotiation.
How how you arrived at Adam money -- I will tell you.
Practically is really no more complicated or sophisticated.
Negotiating the purchase things.
They start hiring you start low and through.
You know gut wrenching negotiations designed to.
Exhaust each other to the point where.
They just wanna be done with -- You finally arrive at a price.
On January 22 200956.
Days after the ship was -- A plane dispatch -- Christians who dropped over one million dollars into the ocean next to this -- me.
Hours later the pirates escaped.
The -- lose.
Of the crew with their families.
And we -- physical psychological counseling and stay in touch with them they knew how well we took care of -- family as -- said.
This was really.
-- human drama it was a hostage crisis.
I cared about.
We focused everything on vacation starts taking care okay.
The world waits to hear that -- not enough.
Hundreds of others still held hostage by pirates this.
When we come back would having guns onboard help end this -- scenes.
And a look at the psychological.
Told that piracy.
Takes on the correct.
-- -- -- -- around the world.
-- voters tilted back about how best to protect their ships its peak my personal belief is that.
Although it sounds like -- very simple solution is far more.
Weapons are very tricky.
And be in the hands of people -- -- probably.
They can be very dangerous to the guy holding the gun -- what you want to use for the many barriers and obstacles in the way for us to stop.
I'd love to be done to -- planning literacy.
Well it's on November 18 -- Marist Alabama the senior US ship taken April late it was attacked again.
The captain and that hostage drama Richard Phillips was not -- -- this time the ship was -- and fired warning shots to repel the attacks.
Now while the world applauded another heroic effort -- the mayors of the vessel is now experiencing some controversy.
Last year captain Phillips was welcomed home as a hero after being rescued.
To protect his crew from further danger asking Phillips agreed to go over the pirates.
Into a lifeboat where he was held hostage at gunpoint for five days.
But clearly engineer Mike -- -- that was not big cakes he did not give himself to save the crew that he did not.
Put himself in danger to save us.
And it was us that hard for 33 hours to rescue him.
Kerry says captain Phillips ignored recommendations to stay at least 600 miles offshore.
The ship was taken and -- -- experts say proper landing in the ship's course is crucial.
Look at how you run -- hostage try and avoid it by piracy areas.
We monitor the progress of -- we look at what the -- doing -- initial reaction -- the coalition to recommend the -- and listed welfare of the Samoa kept smiling face.
Captain Phillips announced he wants to return to the ship in March 2010.
Mike Perry says he and other crew members don't want him back.
Can't turn this thing around that -- Fine he's got it let him have it.
But don't come back and threaten our lives again we don't want.
For the twenty countries -- task force 151.
Securing the one point one million miles of ocean is eight -- Right now -- -- it is unprecedented.
Naval task force in the area.
It is fantastic and certainly when -- -- this field if anybody told me that within seven months of taking over I would be.
Hosting a meeting where all of those various neighbors -- working together.
About your money in the hands of the few days ago they've announced they want to join the fight against piracy they -- on ships.
You think that's an interesting twist on what's going on internationally -- -- the Iranians.
Are like any other nations there people in their cargo are at risk and they're gonna go out and do what they can't have attacked.
There are people in their -- do you see it possibility Anthony Iran in the evening working side by side.
He's even -- wow they're not exactly.
That it's patient -- the piracy has the world changed so I think in terms of -- Iranians.
-- We've Ortiz in the arrived down in the gulf of late with talking to them on that bridge to bridge communications.
We're sharing information with them -- sharing information with us certainly -- vessels fishing and cargo vessels.
Happened target by pirates -- acts as out of many other countries.
Also -- does have a legitimate.
Interest but I think they're using their legitimate interest.
To be able to expand their culture reached in an area where they are -- -- strategic interest.
And despite the different approaches for providing security for merchant vessels -- city.
Most agree the long term solution can only be down on -- I think there's no room for tolerance of viruses and and -- of the moment.
The international responses -- the week what we need to make it sound -- for them to be a part.
And that is part of a campaign promise well by actually looking to prosecute them.
We've currently got about 220.
Parts awaiting prosecution in various parts of the world -- the coach again and.
The only long term and stable solution to piracy.
It's too for par at the youth who are recruited this prior it.
-- an alternative.
Way of making a living.
Veterans and illness what treatment -- symptoms and -- the course the record and we'll need to use -- actually need to create its people.
Government inside Somalia that can deal with the situation.
There's more ahead when Fox News reporting pirates of the 21 century.
To solving the problem of piracy in the Gulf of Aden is not easy.
Navies around the world have galvanized to try to stop future hijacked -- on commercial vessels.
But military experts admit that there is just no way to safeguard the nearly 20000 merchant ships that pass through this area each year.
The global shipping industry is considering placing armed guards on their chefs.
But then there -- nations that would deny them entry into their ports so volley ship owners are willing to pay an average of two million dollars in ransom.
It's like it piracy will continue to flourish and the pirates -- become even more brazen.
For Fox News reporting -- Martha --
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