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On the trail of Somali pirates


A loose international coalition of U.S., NATO, UN and European Union states are patrolling off the east coast of Africa to protect sea lanes from Somali pirates.

Among them is the British naval ship, HMS Northumberland. It is part of an EU taskforce.

Jonah Fisher joined the vessel during a tour of duty in the Gulf of Aden.


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