PUNTLAND MARITIME POLICE FORCE ANNOUNCES DEATH OF TRAINING MENTOR
April 27, 2012 – The Puntland Maritime Police Force (PMPF) announced today the death of a training mentor who was supporting the PMPF’s counter-piracy operations in the Iskushuban district of the Puntland State of Somalia.
The operation, which succeeded in driving pirates from the town of Iskushuban, was authorized by the Puntland President’s Office.
The President’s Office has ordered a comprehensive investigation into this tragic incident.
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