Category Archives: Somalia

SAFE PASSAGE: PRIVATE SECURITY AND THE DECLINE OF SOMALI PIRACY

[Translate] 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. … Continue reading

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

[Translate] 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?

[Translate] 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 … 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

[Translate] 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

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

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Private Security & Local Politics in Somalia

[Translate] 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

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

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Private Military and Security Companies v. International Naval Endeavours v. Somali Pirates: A Security Studies Perspective

[Translate] Private Military and Security Companies v. International Naval Endeavours v. Somali Pirates: A Security Studies Perspective

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Somalia: Security Guards of 2 Turkish Companies Fought in Somalia

[Translate] Dalsan Radio (Mogadishu) Somalia: Security Guards of 2 Turkish Companies Fought in Somalia   By Mohamed Omar HusseinOn Monday the security guards of two Turkish construction companies have fought at Wadajir district in Mogadishu. Reliable sources from Wadajir district … Continue reading

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A private security solution to Somali piracy? The U.S. call for private security engagement and the implications for Canada

[Translate] A private security solution to Somali piracy? The U.S. call for private security engagement and the implications for Canada Author(s):Christopher Spearin Source:Naval War College Review. 63.4 (Autumn 2010): p56.  http://www.nwc.navy.mil/press Full Text: Canada’s naval response to Somali piracy has … Continue reading

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