Photo Gallery: Africa's New Pirates 07/19/2013
  The fronts in the guerilla war between the international freight shipping...
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The fronts in the guerilla war between the international freight shipping industry and African pirates are shifting. The focus of piracy has moved from the Horn of Africa to the Gulf of Guinea in West Africa. Here is the MV Faina being escorted into the port of Mombasa in 2009 following its release by Somali pirates.