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U.S. Navy frigate captures 5 pirates near Seychelles

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NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- U.S. naval forces say they've captured five pirates after exchanging fire with them, sinking their skiff and confiscating a mother ship.

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The USS Nicholas came under fire early today from pirates in an area west of the Seychelles.

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