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Pirates hijack tanker near S'pore in 2nd attack in a month

This follows earlier incident in South China Sea on Oct 10
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 06:00

[SINGAPORE] Pirates hijacked a second tanker in a month off the Malaysian coast near Singapore, Asia's biggest oil-trading hub, according to the International Maritime Bureau (IMB).Ten pirates armed with guns and knives boarded a tanker about 13.5 kilometres west of Malaysia's Pulau Kukup in the