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new york times: Helicopter Rescue Planned for Those Aboard Icebound Ship Off Antarctica

30. December 2013 Leave a comment

Passengers and some crew members aboard a research ship that has been stuck in thick Antarctic ice for nearly a week will be evacuated by helicopter, the Russian Foreign Ministry said Monday. [more…]

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Video: Dutch marines storm cargo ship seized by Somali pirates – Befreiungsaktion eines deutschen Cargo Schiffes durch holländische Marines

The Dutch Ministery of Defence released a footage of a German merchant ship being rescued from pirates. On the video you see how a Unit Intervention Team from the Royal Dutch Marine Corps enters the ship, and arrest the pirates.Video Camera was fixed on the helmet of one soldier.All hostages were freed safely. more on Website Minsitery of Defense Netherland

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