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    Somalia needs help to combat piracy - 17 Jun 09

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    As piracy in Somalia develops into an international issue, pressure has grown to combat the problem from within the war-torn nation.

    Meanwhile, jails in Puntland, a semi-autonomous region home to most of Somalia's pirates, are overflowing with convicted hijackers.

    Al Jazeera's Mohammed Adow has more on those who believe they've been wrongly detained.