Fight Against Somali Piracy Gains Pace

The U.S. has taken measures to control piracy, however, it is believed that ransom payments provide pirates with the ability to adopt more sophisticated technology to terrorise maritime vessels.


EU NAVFOR units patrolling.

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  • Who Benefits from Somali Piracy Ransoms?

    Blog: The Official Blog of Amb. David H. Shinn, Thu 12 Jan, 10:15 pm 2012

    Dr. Anja Shortland of Brunel University has prepared a fascinating study that analyzes who benefits from Somali piracy ransoms. Published in January ... read more »


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