Navy officials were in contact Thursday with the pirates holding an American ship captain.
Meanwhile top officials say they’re addressing the hijacking.
Clinton: U.S. will “do all we can to make sure there is no loss of life.” Watch video here.
Biden: Officials addressing the incident “round the clock.”
Holder: U.S. will “make sure that the maritime life of this nation is protected.”
Petraeus: Military boosting presence in the area.
FBI: Hostage negotiating team “fully engaged.”