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Abdelkader Osmane Ali , one of the three Somali pirates arrested by... News PhotoArmy Soldier,Arrest,Court Hearing,Courthouse,Crisis,Defendant,France,Hijack,Horizontal,Horn of Africa,Ille-et-Vilaine,Law,Legal Trial,Opening Event,Pirate - Criminal,Rennes,Somalia,Waiting,YachtPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPAbdelkader Osmane Ali , one of the three Somali pirates arrested by French soldiers in 2009 Mahmoud Abdi Mohammed waits in the accused box, on October 14, 2013 at Rennes' courthouse, prior to the opening hearing of their trial for hijacking a yacht in 2009. French troops stormed the Tanit sailboat on April 10, 2009 and captured the trio in a bid to free Florent Lemacon, his wife, their three-year-old son and two others. AFP PHOTO/ DAMIEN MEYER (Photo credit should read DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)