Pirates Seize Luxury Yacht Le Ponant – Crew Held Hostage

Posted: April 5, 2008 in boat, boating, boats, cruising, sailboats, sailing, yacht, yachting, yachts
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pirate attackPirates have seized control of a French luxury yacht Le Ponant carrying 30 crew members Friday off the coast of Somalia. Attackers stormed the 288-foot sailing ship Le Ponant as it made passage without passengers between the Seychelles and the Med.

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