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High Seas Crime: World's Most Pirate-Infested Waters

Bangladesh – 9 Attacks

On April 3, the docked cargo vessel Theodor, flying a St. Vincent and Grenadines flag, was boarded by three pirates armed with long knives. The men slashed a shore-based watchman who attempted to stop them. The pirates escaped with the ship's stores.

(AP: Confiscated weapons lay on the deck of USS Cape St. George following an early-morning engagement with suspected pirates off the coast of Somalia.)