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Pirate attacks sink to ’07 low

Somalis lurk; navies deter

Posted: January 17, 2013 at 1:43 a.m.

Somali pirates’ attacks on shipping dropped last year to the lowest since at least 2007 as increased use of armed guards and naval intervention deterred incidents in an area handling about $1 trillion in trade.

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Business, Pages 21 on 01/17/2013

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