Category Archives: Somalia

South African security companies in Somalia have not violated arms embargo

South African security companies in Somalia have not violated arms embargo 

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On the Effectiveness of Private Security Guards on Board Merchant Ships off the Coast of Somalia – Where is the Piracy What are the Legal Ramifications

On the Effectiveness of Private Security Guards on Board Merchant Ships off the Coast of Somalia – Where is the Piracy What are the Legal Ramifications

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State Interests and the Problem of Piracy: Comparing U.S. and UK Approaches to Maritime PMSCs

State Interests and the Problem of Piracy: Comparing U.S. and UK Approaches to Maritime PMSCs Renée de Neversa* pages 153-166 Received: 18 Aug 2014 Accepted: 22 Dec 2014 Published online: 19 May 2015 Abstract The U.S. and the UK supported … Continue reading

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SAFE PASSAGE: PRIVATE SECURITY AND THE DECLINE OF SOMALI PIRACY

SAFE PASSAGE: PRIVATE SECURITY AND THE DECLINE OF SOMALI PIRACY Source: Journal of Public & International Affairs . 2015, Issue 1, p77-87. 11p. Author(s): Dantas, Jordan Abstract: Pirate attacks off the coast of Somalia have declined precipitously since 2011. Various … Continue reading

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PMCs on the High Seas: The Solution to Somali Piracy or a Failure to Learn from History?

PMCs on the High Seas: The Solution to Somali Piracy or a Failure to Learn from History?

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Somalia: Who is protecting Somalia’s fishermen?

Somalia: Who is protecting Somalia’s fishermen? [OP-ED] January 5, 2016 By Ahmed AliHe is a maritime professional with an MA in International Maritime Policy and can be contacted on maritime180@gmail.com As Somalia’s waters have become less dangerous for international shipping, … Continue reading

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On the Effectiveness of Private Security Guards on Board Merchant Ships Off the Coast of Somalia — Where is the Piracy? What are the Legal Ramifications

On the Effectiveness of Private Security Guards on Board Merchant Ships Off the Coast of Somalia — Where is the Piracy? What are the Legal Ramifications

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The Security Bazaar: Business Interests and Islamist Power in Civil War Somalia

The Security Bazaar: Business Interests and Islamist Power in Civil War Somalia

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Private Security & Local Politics in Somalia

Private Security & Local Politics in Somalia

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In Search of a Sustainable and Coherent Strategy: Assessing the Kaleidoscope of Counter-piracy Activities in Somalia

In Search of a Sustainable and Coherent Strategy: Assessing the Kaleidoscope of Counter-piracy Activities in Somalia

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