Posts tagged ‘Abduwali Abdukhadir Muse’

It was a story we followed with interest more than a year ago which culminated in the rescue of Capt. Richard Phillips by Navy SEALs. A lot has happened since then; Phillips has released his memoirs, for one. Yet another development happened to that story recently as the surviving pirate out of that pirate-hostage-drama pleaded […]

He was smiling to the cameras when he arrived in New York, but he certainly isn’t smiling now. Abduwali Abdukhadir Muse, the alleged leader and the only survivor among the team of pirates who seized the Maersk Alabama and held its captain hostage, was subdued during a court appearance Thursday. When asked by Judge Loretta […]

The surviving Somali teenager in the piracy situation involving the hijacking of the cargo ship Maersk Alabama and the taking of American Captain Richard Phillips as hostage has been indicted on piracy and other charges. Abduwali Abdukhadir Muse faces 10 counts that include piracy and hostage taking among others. If convicted, the charge of piracy […]