Yemeni Authorities Arrested Somali Pirates
By Fatik Al-Rodaini
Sana'a- Feb 27, 2011- Yemen's Interior Ministry said that security authorities arrested two Somali pirates off the Yemeni coasts.
The ministry mentioned that the Somali pirates Mohammed Mahmoud Saeed, 23, and Adam Ali Abdullah, 23, were arrested near Socotra Island.
The security forces have pursued the pirates before arresting them in cooperation with local fishermen, the ministry said, adding that their boat has been seized as well.