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FBI Joins U.S. Navy In Pirate Standoff

NAIROBI, April 9 -- The FBI and U.S. Navy were in delicate negotiations Thursday with Somali pirates holding an American captain in a lifeboat drifting in the Indian Ocean, as one U.S. destroyer hulked nearby and additional naval ships were speeding to the scene, U.S. officials said.

By Stephanie McCrummen and Ann Scott Tyson

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