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Somalia / Maritime Piracy #940311

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 14, 2009
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Mombasa, Kenya: Keith Miller) The continuing danger at sea following the rescue of Captain Richard Phillips, who was held hostage by Somali pirates, featured; scenes shown of the replacement crew boarding the Maersk Alabama and the original crew in Kenya; details given about the 4 hijackings today and the desperate situation in Somalia. [New crew MEMBER – says we have a lot of work to do.] [Alabama First Mate Shane MURPHY†- says it’s a crisis.] [Original crew MEMBER – says he wants to thank Phillips for saving his life.] [Brookings Institution Michael O'HANLON††- calls for rethinking our approach to piracy.]

Williams, Brian;
Miller, Keith

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