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Life imprisonment for the attackers of the Quest

(B2) Two Somali pirates transferred to the United States after the attack on the sailboat S/VQuest were sentenced on October 4 to life imprisonment by the Norfolk court (Virginia, United States). In this case, 7 other pirates were sentenced to life imprisonment. 3 others are accused of murder and face the death penalty.

Nicolas Gros Verheyde

Chief editor of the B2 site. Graduated in European law from the University of Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne and listener to the 65th session of the IHEDN (Institut des Hautes Etudes de la Défense Nationale. Journalist since 1989, founded B2 - Bruxelles2 in 2008. EU/NATO correspondent in Brussels for Sud-Ouest (previously West-France and France-Soir).