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Somalia / Maritime Piracy (Part I) #928922

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 15, 2009
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(Studio: Christiane Amanpour) The return home of the crew of the Maersk Alabama, the ship that was assaulted by Somali pirates, reported. [Secretary of State Hillary CLINTON - says the State Department is moving forward with a counter-piracy strategy & the US does not make ransom concessions to pirates.]

(New York: Randi Kaye) Breaking news on the latest pirate attacks reviewed; scenes shown of the Liberty Sun, the Maersk Alabama, its captain, Richard Phillips, who was held hostage on a covered lifeboat & a French ship. [On ABC, Maersk Alabama crewmen Colin WRIGHT††, Shane MURPHY†††- recount what happened.]

Amanpour, Christiane;
Kaye, Randi

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