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Somali pirates hijacked Panama-flagged ship

MOGADISHU: Somali pirates have hijacked a Panama-flagged ship, a regional official told, the first successful hijack since 2017. The ship was traveling from the United Arab Emirates to Mogadishu port when it appeared to develop mechanical problems. said Musse Salah, the governor of Gardafu region in the semi-autonomous northern region ...

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China: Hijacked bus crashes into pedestrians, 5 killed

LONGYAN: At least five people were killed after a hijacked bus crashed into pedestrians in China’s Longyan city. Twenty-one people have also been injured in the incident, Chinese media reported. The incident happened in the coastal south-eastern Fujian province. A man has been detained by the police. According to preliminary ...

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German plane hijacked to Somalia in 1977 brought back home

BERLIN: A Lufthansa passenger jet that was hijacked to Somalia 40 years ago at the height of a far-left militant group’s campaign against West German authorities has returned home. Most parts of the Boeing 737 arrived Saturday in the city of Friedrichshafen, where they will be reassembled and displayed at ...

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McDonald’s deletes Trump tweet, says Twitter account compromised

NEW YORK: McDonald’s Corp quickly deleted a tweet sent from the company’s handle slamming Donald Trump and said its official Twitter account had been compromised. The tweet, which was copied and shared widely before being deleted, came a day after the Twitter accounts of a number of major news organizations, ...

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