Tag: negotiator

  • Negotiator Sentenced

    A Somali man who acted as a hostage negotiator during the hijacking of an American yacht has been given 12 life sentences by a US judge. Somali pirate negotiator given […]

  • Talks Underway

    The managers of the hijacked chemical tanker “MV Fairchem Bogey” have begun talks with the negotiator appointed by the Somali pirates to seek the early release of the ship and […]

  • Safe and Well

    The 21 crew members of the hijacked “MV Fairchem Bogey” are unhurt and awaiting the arrival of a negotiator for talks with pirates, Anglo-Eastern Ship Management said yesterday. The ship’s […]

  • Not Guilty Plea

    A Somali man the U.S. believes to be the highest-ranking pirate it has ever captured pleaded not guilty in federal court Wednesday to piracy, kidnapping and weapons charges. The court […]

  • Big Deal

    U.S. officials say they have captured their first pirate leader, an English-speaking Somali man accused of being the chief negotiator during the pirate attack on the yacht “Quest” in the […]