War on terrorism—in pictures 

The Tribune
December 9, 2001

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Cargo containers are inspected during a search for illegal contraband and al-Qaida troops aboard the Motor Vessel "Kota Sejarah", in the Arabian Sea on December 6, 2001. The boarding and search is conducted by US Navy SEALs and Marines from aboard the amphibious warfare ship USS Shreveport (LPD 12). The Shreveport and the Special Warfare (SPECWAR) personnel are deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. The ship was released following the inspection. óReuters