2 Ex-Navy Seals Found Dead on 'Captain Phillips' Ship
How they died in Seychelles is under investigation
By Newsy, a Newser Video Partner
Posted Feb 19, 2014 6:52 PM CST
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(Newser) – Two American security officers were found dead on the Maersk Alabama container ship—better known as the "Captain Phillips" ship. It's the same vessel Hollywood filmmakers used in the movie Captain Phillips, based on a pirate hijacking off the coast of Somalia. The ship was docked in the island nation of Seychelles, and Fox News reports that both men were former Navy SEALS who were working as security contractors. The investigation is continuing, but early signs don't suggest foul play.

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clarenccharlie
Feb 20, 2014 11:18 PM CST
help the pope & children find a legal way to sabotage the mafia in all country jam up their hidden account report their drug shipment their hidden help. etc etc must be a dozen legal way to jam up drug carte,Hawaii drug families , mafia ,international drug group protect our Country don't give it to to foreign terrorist that may control drugs
HANKHILL
Feb 20, 2014 2:39 PM CST
oh right they just woke up and said "what should we do today? oh i know lets die" and so they did. smells like another kind of dead fish to me!
piratepat
Feb 20, 2014 12:31 AM CST
lots of dead seals floating around, just bury em at sea . . yea that's the ticket . .