>TCG Gediz captures 7 more pirates

>Yesterday, on 26th September 2009 the naval special forces team on board of TCG Gediz captured 7 more pirates.

According to the news release from Turkish General Staff, the pirates were inside the IRTC and 66 miles off the coast. (The press release does not mention which coast it is). The pirates were attacking M/V Handy V and M/V Gem Of Cochin when intercepted by Turkish forces.

With this latest arrest the total of captured pirates increased to 24.

The following photos are from Turkish General Staff website:

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