10 Somali pirates get that sinking feeling

Appeals Court in Muscat sentences pirates to life in prison.
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The Appeal Court in Muscat has handed down life sentences to 10 Somali pirates, reports Gulf News.

The pirates faced court after endeavoring to hijack a vessel waiting outside Raysut Port in south western Oman.

The offenders were foiled in their attempt by the Royal Navy of Oman, Coast Guard and Royal Air Force of Oman, whom did not need to fire a single shot in arresting the pirates.

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