USS Nicholas Captures Five Pirates

By Jake on
As the battle against international pirates continues, the USS Nicholas joined the fray today. The American Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate exchanged fire with Somali pirates in the international waters near the Seychelles today, according to the Pentagon. "While operating west of the Seychelles in international waters, Nicholas reported taking fire at 12:27 am local time from a suspected pirate skiff and returned fire before commencing pursuit of the vessel until the disabled skiff...Read Full Story