Sunday, 23 January 2011

Rescue in the Gulf of Eden...Syabas PASKAL, a job well done

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Syabas to our Navy Commandos, Pasukan Khas Laut (PASKAL), a job well done under real conditions:

High-seas rescue
Malaysian commandos retake tanker from Somali pirates

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian commandos rescued 23 crew members of an oil tanker which was hijacked by Somali pirates in a drama-filled operation in the Gulf of Aden early yesterday.

Seven pirates were detained after a fierce fire fight on board the hijacked tanker, MT Bunga Laurel.

Read the rest here.

This was a tough military job by any elite military standard.

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