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The pirates who have killed four Americans, have received lifelong term

In the USA has passed court over the Somali pirates accused of murder of four Americans in February. Ali Abdi Mohamed and Burhan Abdirahman Jusuf, which as a part of group of 14 persons (13 Somalis and the Yemenite)   have grasped the yacht of travellers, are sentenced to a life imprisonment.

we Will remind, yacht S/ V Quest, belonging   to pensioners Gin and to Scott Adam,   went from India to Oman – spouses with friends made round-the-world travel. In   240 n miles from Oman on February, 18th the yacht was grasped by pirates. Negotiations about clearing of Americans have begun.

According to the central command of the USA, the tragedy has occurred directly   in   time of negotiations of pirates with representatives of the Navy of America: at first from the yacht shots were heard. When the American agents of national security have reached the yachts, all four hostages were already dead.

« the Today`s sentence sends to all who is connected with a piracy, the message that armed attacks in the high sea lead to lifelong consequences » - federal public prosecutor Nejl MakBrajd has declared after court over pirates.

At the same time, a sentence « to professor Moriarti » Mohamadu Shibinu, to one of the main organizers of a piracy craft at coast Somalias, on - former is not taken out. The first session of court on its business has taken place on April, 13th. Hearings will proceed on November, 29th, marks RIA Novosti news agency.

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