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Old 04-21-2017, 09:50 AM   #1
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Default Somali Pirates vs Ship's private security guards (video)

Somali Pirates vs Ship's private security guards
Read more at https://www.liveleak.com/view?i=387_...DjD4iLhP2Jx.99
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No need for tracers!
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Looks like fun!
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Wow - crazy. But what's up with all those rounds that missed well past the boat?
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And as some of the Liveleak commenters noticed, the camerman/shooter actually hit his own ship 3 times. Oops. Look at 0:26!
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Harrah !!!!

Good weapons, trained shooters shooting down on an open boat and perfect visability all doomed the attackers.

But is it now legal to shoot to kill to defend yourself on the high seas?

Was publishing the video a good idea?
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I'm sure they were just going to ask directions
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They need a bigger gun. Like a 50 cal....

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Git er dun!!

Where do I apply??
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I think the guy shot his clients ship a few times!
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Seemed that one shooter fired prematurely on the second pirate boat.

It appeared pirate boat #2 was likely out of range, but headed straight for the rifleman. A little more patience may have paid off.
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Good idea to line the gunnel w/ razor wire.
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I see the boat had razor wire along its broadside and reinforced (with sand bags) shooting nest!
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That's what they should be allowed to do to defend themselves. Nice job. Little glass work and that hit on his own boat will come right out!
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MA-DUCE would have been a nice addition to their toys.
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That's what they should be allowed to do to defend themselves. Nice job. Little glass work and that hit on his own boat will come right out!
The big hull sides are probably made of 1" thick steel plate. Wipe their blood and the salt off, then paint.
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That should discourage future attempts.

Best to find a better occupation. Problem is there probably aren't any.
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And as some of the Liveleak commenters noticed, the camerman/shooter actually hit his own ship 3 times. Oops. Look at 0:26!
Ha, that was the first thing I noticed.
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I would have liked to see them using some with a higher caliber.

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But is it now legal to shoot to kill to defend yourself on the high seas?..
It always has been.
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