Twelve Suspect Pirates Transferred to Mauritius for Prosecution After Attack on Merchant Vessel Off Somalia
Following an attack in early January on a merchant vessel 260 miles off the Somali Coast, twelve men suspected of committing an act of piracy, were transferred by EU Naval Force warship FS Surcouf to the Mauritian authorities for prosecution.
United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda Transfers Eight Rwandan Convicts to Mali, Benin
The United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), trying key suspects implicated in the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, has transferred four convicts to serve their sentences in Mali and four to Benin.
In Djibouti on December 7, RAdm Christian Canova FRAN, Deputy Commander EU NAVFOR, transferred six powerful outboard motors which had been confiscated from Somali pirates to Colonel Abdourahman Aden Cher, Chief of the Djiboutian Navy.
A man will appear in Sydney Central Local Court today, charged by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) with money laundering.
11 suspected pirates detained by the EUNAVFOR Spanish warship, ESPS CANARIAS on March 28th 2011 have been transferred to Seychellois legal authorities for possible prosecution.