Category Archives: Somalia

Contract award: The provision of security guarding services at the British Embassy Mogadishu and British Office Hargeisa, Somalia.

Mena Report 1 August 2014, © 2014 Al Bawaba (Albawaba.com). Provided by Syndigate.info, an Albawaba.com Company Contract award: The provision of security guarding services at the British Embassy Mogadishu and British Office Hargeisa, Somalia. The requirement also includes the potential … Continue reading

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Busting up Somali pirate attacks one ship at a time

Busting up Somali pirate attacks one ship at a time The Christian Science Monitor By Mike Pflanz Correspondent 14 July 2014 When they speed up to a lumbering ship, the main thing Somalian pirates do not want to see are … Continue reading

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Private Anti-Piracy Navies: How Warships for Hire are Changing Maritime Security

Private Anti-Piracy Navies: How Warships for Hire are Changing Maritime Security August 1, 2014 Emil Maine 7 Comments This is an article in our first “Non Navies” Series. By Emil Maine I recently sat down with John-Clark Levin, coauthor of … 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? Summer, 2014 North Carolina Journal of International Law & Commercial Regulation 39 N.C.J. Int’l … Continue reading

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Mercenaries in Somalia: A Neomedieval Tale

Mercenaries in Somalia: A Neomedieval Tale.” The Modern Mercenary: Private Armies and What They Mean for World Order (2014): 131.

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UN’s Lazzarini on Somaliland Airspace But Not UNMAS Bax & US

UN’s Lazzarini on Somaliland Airspace But Not UNMAS Bax & US By Matthew Russell Lee UNITED NATIONS, May 26, more here — After the UN system unilaterally transferred Somaliland airspace to Mogadishu, UN flights were suspended until Turkish brokered talks … Continue reading

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Kilimanjaro Signs Somalia Security Memorandum

Kilimanjaro Signs Somalia Security Memorandum Marketwired 13 May 2014 08:00 BELIZE CITY, BELIZE–(Marketwired – May 13, 2014) – The directors and management of Kilimanjaro Capital (GXG:KCAP)(OTC PINK:KIMJF) are pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum between the Company and … Continue reading

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Privatizing the struggle against Somali piracy

Small Wars & Insurgencies Volume 24, Issue 1, 2013 Privatizing the struggle against Somali piracy Scott Fitzsimmonsa* pages 84-102 Abstract Pirate attacks against commercial vessels in the Western Indian Ocean and nearby seas reached an unprecedented level in 2011. Despite … Continue reading

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Piracy And Floating Armouries In The Indian Ocean: Risk Or A Solution? – Analysis

Piracy And Floating Armouries In The Indian Ocean: Risk Or A Solution? – Analysis April 23, 2014 By IPCS By Riddhi K Shah Rising trends in piracy in the Indian Ocean, off the coast of Somalia, over the last few … Continue reading

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Private Anti-Piracy Navies: How Warships for Hire Are Changing Maritime Security

6 Dec 2013 Private Anti-Piracy Navies: How Warships for Hire Are Changing Maritime Security In this video, John-Clark Levin elaborates on his book “Private Anti-Piracy Navies: How Warships for Hire Are Changing Maritime Security.” The text specifically examines how the … Continue reading

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