U.S. Anti-Piracy Ship Crew Treatment in India

The International Organization of Masters, Mates & Pilots (MM&P), says 35 U.S. anti-piracy ship crew members are being treated unfairly, following the arrrest of their ship, ‘Seaman Guard Ohio’, describing it as ‘an outrage’ that they are being subjected to inhumane conditions in an Indian prison.
MM&P inform that officials are withholding proper medical treatment, bathing facilities and adequate food and, additionally, the courts have denied bail three times since the men were arrested four months ago on charges of illegally carrying weapons and straying into domestic waters. A new bail application may be heard later this week.

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